Priya Prakash Varrier became an overnight sensation in India when her wink act from the movie Oru Aadar Love went viral. The wink made her a celebrity among the youth of India as she captivated the hearts of young guys with her wink. She became so popular that people began referring to her as the ‘wink girl.’
However, Priya Varrier suddenly deactivated her Instagram account in May and it took her fans by surprise. She had 7.2 million followers at the time of deactivating her account. But Priya Varrier is back on Instagram once again as she activated it and posted a video message explaining why she had to deactivate her account.
In the video message, the young actress took time to thank her fans for expressing concern about her well being and assured them that she is fine. In her 10 minute-long video, Priya Varrier mentions, “I had a lot of fun in the past two weeks, however, since it is my professional space, I am back. I felt that pressure about the likes, followers and views (sic).” Priya also set an example to her fans on how to stay away from negativity in light of these testing times because of the COVID-19 outbreak.
On the professional front, Priya Varrier signed her first Bollywood movie called Sridevi Bungalow and the movie will also star Arbaaz Khan. Priya also began shooting for her second movie called Love Hackers, but the shooting has been put on hold because of the COVID outbreak which forced the government to declare an emergency nationwide lockdown.