Rakul Preet Singh (born 10 October) is an Indian film actress who appears mostly in South Indian films.
Rakul Preet Singh made her film debut with the 2009 Kannada film, Gilli, a remake of Selvaraghavan’s 7G Rainbow Colony. She stated that she signed up for her first film “with the aim to earn a little extra pocket money” and that Rakul Preet Singh was unaware “how big south Indian films were”. Rakul Preet Singh won critical acclaim for her role in the film before returning to complete her degree and compete in the Miss India pageant. She returned to films in 2011, featuring opposite debutant Siddharth Rajkumar in Keratam, though critics noted that she “got very little screen time”. The film was also made in Tamil simultaneously with the same cast but a different director as Yuvan, though the film is yet to release. In 2012, Rakul Preet Singh appeared in a supporting role in the Tamil film Thadaiyara Thaakka.
In 2014, Rakul Preet Singh debuted in Bollywood with Divya Kumar’s directorial debut Yaariyaan and in the Tamil film industry with Yennamo Yedho. She has been signed for four Telugu films, which are directed by Sriwaas,Nageshwara Reddy, Srinivas Reddy and Gopichand Malineni, respectively.