Lekha Washington goes to Bollywood!

Last Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2009 08:40 hrs

Lekha Washington, the former Chennai based television anchor who had done Tamil films like Jayam Kondan has joined the Bollywood bound bandwagon of Asin, Genelia, Sada and others.

She is playing the lead role opposite Rajeev Khandelwal, the blue-eyed boy of small screen who was sensational in Aamir, in Peter Gaya Kaam Se , being produced by UTV's Spotboy productions. The film is directed by John Owens, who is a British filmmaker based in India.

Lekha told Sify.com from Mumbai: “I am super excited about this film where I have a very interesting role. Right now, I am getting trained in martial arts, bike training and kick boxing as I play an undercover agent”.

The shoot for Peter Gaya Kaam Se starts in Goa from March first week and the highly optimistic Lekha believes that it may turn out to be her big ticket to stardom in Bollywood.