Raasi

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Actress, Supporting Cast
Raasi
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Raasi, also credited as Mantra, is a South Indian actress who has acted in a number of Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada movies.

Her first movie was Grafthar in Hindi.citation needed Her debut film in Tamil was Priyam, while her debut film in Telugu was Subhakanshalu.

She is expected back to make a comeback after 7 years.


Personal life
Mantra is known as Raasi in South Indian who has acted in a number of Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada movies. Her mother-tongue is Telugu. Raasi was born on 29, July 1980 to father D Venkatesh mother Nagamani in Andhra Pradesh. She has got one brother Vijay Krishna; she got married to Assistant Director Srinivas.
Film career

Raasi was introduced in Tamil film “Priyam”. The movie did not fare well at the box office. So she changed her name from Mantra to Raasi when she made her debut in Tollywood with “Shubhakankshalu” starring opposite Jagapathi Babu.

The movie was a big hit and her histrionic talents were well received by the audience. Soon Raasi’s beauty captured attention of the industry and without much efforts she began to get offers in Tollywood.Several movies followed like “Gokulamlo Sita” and “Preyasi Raave”. The actress Raasi has acted with all the popular heroes in Tollywood like Balakrishna, Rajashekar, Gopichand and other heroes.

The former child artiste, rose to fame with Subhakanshalu. She also played a vamp character in Nijam directed by Teja. She was labelled 'traditional' after Gokulamlo Seetha. But later hits like Snehithulu, Pandagah, Devulu and Gilligajalu proved her mettle as an actress. She also played a snake goddess in Trinethram. When Raasi's career started taking a nosedive, she took to doing item numbers in Tamil films like Samudram


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