01/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Even as tourist spots across many places slowly reopening, the Maldives remains a favourite destination for celebrities across the globe. The picture-perfect beaches and uber-luxurious resorts have attracted celebs from David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo to Prince William and Kate Middleton, in the past.
And, post the lockdown, Maldives has become the most sought-after place for celebrities from Indian cinema and sports. Kollywood actresses, too, are finding the sun and sand a perfect way to soothe their frayed nerves after nearly eight months of locking themselves up in their homes because of the pandemic. From Taapsee to Kajal Aggarwal and Samantha, here is a list of Kollywood actresses who chose the Maldives in the unlock phase to chill out.
02/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Last month, actress Taapsee Pannu jetted off to the Maldives with her sisters Evania Pannu and Shagun Pannu. She kept on sharing envy-inducing photos from her dream vacay, making her fans crave more of them through her social media. She posted on her diet to the glow of natural skin, keeping her fans engaged through her social media handle. She spent a whale of time indulging in snorkelling, scuba diving, sunbathing, playing in the sand and feeding little sharks.
The Game Over actress looked like an absolute water-baby in her Maldives photos and a picture by the pool in a black bikini, she wrote, "I wish I could caption it as, ringing in the new year, but considering how 2020 turned out to be I would rather say ........Ringing out the bad times! #Maldives #Holiday
The actress was last seen in Anubhav Sinha’s film Thappad. Her upcoming movies include Nandha Periyasamy's Rashmi Rocket and Rahul Dholakia's Shabaash Mithu, a biopic of Indian women’s cricket captain Mithali Raj.
03/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Soon after her Mumbai wedding, Kajal Aggarwal flew to the Maldives for the honeymoon with husband Gautam Kitchlu. She made a splash on social media by sharing several sets of pictures from her Maldives honeymoon, spending the time of her life with her husband, Gautam Kitchlu. She also shared pictures of scuba diving with him and swimming together holding hands. By posting a diving picture she wrote, "Be alone with the sea for it is there you will find answers to questions you didn't realise exist!" She also shared a glimpse of her underwater honeymoon suite in a two-level resort on the island for which she reportedly spent nearly 40lakh rupees. Sharing the photos, Kajal wrote: "Am I looking at the fish or are the fish looking at me?"Kajal who was last seen in Comali with Jayam Ravi in Tamil is part of Kamal Haasan and Shankar’s Indian 2 and is also acting in Hey Sinamika. She has a Hindi film, too, in her kitty
04/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Rakul Preet Singh
The NGK actress has gone on a vacation to the Maldives along with her family and is relaxing by the beach. She has been posting fabulous photos of hers, including in a bikini and getting some sun’s rays by the beach. Fans have been swooning over Rakul Preet Singh's latest pictures and are showering their love on her social media through their comments. While posting the photo of her diving into the sea, she wrote, “Sink beneath the surface to be truly free ❤️ experiencing the underwater world is pure bliss! Makes me wonder how beautiful 3/4th of the planet is and how little we know about it ❤️❤️.” In another bikini-clad photo, she shared, she wrote, “Smell the sea, feel the sky, let your soul and spirit fly.”
Rakul who has just completed work on her new pad in Mumbai is part of Indian 2 and her Ayalaan with Sivakarthikeyan is under production.
05/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Pranitha Subhash is another actress, who is in the Maldives enjoying her vacation. However, she is also learning scuba diving and has been trying out sea activities during her vacation. The actress posted about her sea bobbing experience at the Maldives, and wrote, "My first sea bob experience at maldives.. the sea plane and dark clouds add so much to@this vid.. what do you think ? (sic)" Giving fans a sneak peek into her scuba training,she shared a photo of her studying for her scuba training, lounging in a jacuzzi.
"Have you ever had to study for an exam sitting in a jacuzzi? I guess that's why it’s called the resort life. That’s no magazine. That’s my syllabus for my scuba exam in a while," she wrote. Later posting a photo of her scuba diving she mentioned, “Got myself Certified !!”
The 'Gemini Ganeshanum Suruli Raajanum' actress has a Kannada and two Hindi movies in the pipeline.
06/6From Taapsee to Kajal and Samantha, Kollywood actresses find the Maldives irresistible
Samantha and Naga Chaitanya are the latest celebrities to head to the Maldives on vacation. On Sunday, the Jaanu actress shared photos and videos from the island country. She shared a time-lapse video of two passports and how they landed in the island. In the video, she was wearing a blue cloth mask with an image of her dog Hash's face stitched on it. She also gave us a glimpse of her view from the resort.
The actress, who is fond of travelling had recently returned from a mini-vacation in Goa. However, it seems she is smitten by the wanderlust and has taken off to the Maldives with Naga Chaitanya to ring in the birthday of her hubby dearest. She shared a photo of herself looking at the ocean. In the photo, she is wearing a floral maxi dress and a hat. She captioned the photo with a palm tree and a green heart sticker. She also posted a photo of her readying for a dive into the sea. Samantha, who was last seen in Super Deluxe will be seen sharing the screen space with Nayanthara and Vijay Sethupathi in Vignesh Shivan's upcoming film titled, 'Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kadhal'.