Having worked in many of the commercially successful films both in Bollywood and Southern cinema, Tamannaah Bhatia, has now been selected for the recently instituted Sridevi Award.
The award will be bestowed upon her at the Zee Apsara Awards.
It is said that the actor will be honoured for her contribution to cinema as well as a deserving woman achiever.
On her part, actress Tamannaah said that she always looked upto Sridevi as someone who had achieved it all.
She considered herself as fortunate to be presented an award named after Sridevi.
Interestingly, Tamannaah also played the lead role in the late actress’s 1983 Himmatwala remake in 2013.
Recently Tamannaah was seen performing for the IPL opening ceremony along with other stars like Hrithik Roshan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Varun Dhawan.>