But now she's landed herself a plum role opposite youth icon Shahid Kapoor, in a film by one of her best friends, Prabhu Deva.
But if you thought she'd be saying 'booyah' to all her critics and posting pictures of herself on Twitter, you got it wrong! She's left that job to co-star Shahid, director Prabhu Deva, writer Shiraz Ahmed and co-producer Viki Rajani.
This foursome has been flooding our Twitter walls with behind-the-scenes pictures from the Rambo Rajkumar sets in Bhuj.
In case you missed them (which hole in the ground have you been living in?), here's a sampler.
In picture: Shahid Kapoor
Text: Sify.com; Images: Twitter