Popular Indian television actress Erica Fernandes recently got candid about the Tollywood industry. For the unversed, the actor has done some prominent roles in several bigwig Tollywood films. The actress opened up about the issues she has faced in the industry with a leading media daily.
Talking about the industry, the actress confessed that she faced issues because she is ‘Skinny’. Erica is very popular in the Hindi TV industry. She is known to be a part of some successful TV shows. Erica has done leading roles in the TV serials Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi and Kasautii Zindagii Kay. Apart from this, she has done Kannada, Tamil, and Telugu films.
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In her Kannada debut film, Ninnindale, she got a chance to work with late superstar Puneeth Rajkumar. However, Erica’s experience of working in the South film industry was not great. The actress recently opened up about the issues she faced as she was very thin.
Talking to a leading media portal the actress revealed, “I was very skinny back then. I was 18 years old when I started doing South films. I worked for a couple of years. During that time, I did have to face issues. I was thin and not fit according to them at that point in time. They wanted some mass on me. For that reason, I had to be padded up to get into the character they wanted to portray. I have faced those issues. I don’t think I would do that anymore now.”