Neeraja Kona is a popular stylist and costume designer of Tollywood and Kollywood celebrities. Neeraja Kona began her styling career with the Jr. NTR and Kajal Aggarwal starrer Baadshah, in 2013. She later went on to become the personal stylist of Samantha Akkineni, Nithiin and many other celebrities.
Neeraja Kona who has styled and designed costumes for popular celebrities in superhit films is now planning to step in the shoes of the director. During an interview with a leading daily, Neeraja Kona spoke about her filmmaking plans and said, “Very soon I will direct my debut film. As of now, I am approaching a few actors. It is a new age rom-com that I am super excited. And also, I have five bounded scripts ready (sic.)”
Neeraja Kona recently was all over the news for designing all the stunning outfits for Nithiin’s and his wife Shalini Kandukuri’s wedding. The pictures of the lovlies, along with the designer went viral all over social media.
Neeraja Kona has worked with big directors Trivikram Srinivas, Harish Shankar, Vamsi Paidipally, and V. V. Vinayak. She has also assisted in styling Allu Arjun and Kajal Aggarwal in Yevadu, Nithin and Yami Gautam in Courier Boy Kalyan, Samantha Akkineni and Pranitha Subhash in Jr. NTR’s Rabhasa and Sudheer Babu in two songs from Aadu Magaadra Bujji. Neeraja Kona was also a lyric writer for the Tamil film Thikka, with music composed by S.S.Thaman. She also penned lyrics for the Miami song, from the Nithiin starrer Chal Mohan Ranga.