Rakul Preet Singh
Rakul Preet at Jack Daniels Rock Awards 2014.jpg
Rakul Preet at Jack Daniels Rock Awards 2014
Born 10 October 1990 (age 27)
New Delhi, India
Residence Hyderabad, Telangana,
Education Bachelor of Science Honours in Mathematics
Alma mater Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi
Years active 2009–present
Rakul Preet Singh (born 10 October 1990) is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly works in the Telugu film industry. She has also appeared in a number of Tamil, Hindi and Kannada movies.
Currently, she is appointed as the brand ambassador for Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao programme by Telangana State Government.
She started career as a model while in college, during which she also made her acting debut in the Kannada film Gilli (2009). In 2011 she participated in the Femina Miss India pageant in which she was placed fifth and won five pageant titles including People’s Choice Miss Indiatimes, Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face, Femina Miss Talented, Femina Miss Beautiful Smile and Femina Miss Beautiful Eyes.
She subsequently opted to become a full-time actress, making her Telugu debut in Keratam the same year and her Tamil debut in Thadaiyara Thaakka, the following year. In 2014 she also made her Bollywood debut in Yaariyan in which her performance was better received.