'Julie 2' is an erotic thriller presented by Pahlaj Nihalani
Raai Laxmi is also known for her sensational social media photos
Raai Laxmi's birth name is Lakshmi Rai
Raai Laxmi was born in Belgaum, Karnataka
Raai Laxmi spent her childhood in Saurashtra, Gujarat
At the age of 15, Raai Laxmi started her career in films
Raai Laxmi's first film was 'Karka Kasadara' (Tamil)
Raai Laxmi has worked in many regional language films including Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam
'Julie 2' is Raai Laxmi's 50th film
Raai Laxmi made a cameo in Sonakshi Sinha's Bollywood film 'Akira'
'Julie 2' has been directed by Deepak Shivdasani, who also made the first part - 'Julie'
Raai Laxmi was also once linked to cricketer MS Dhoni
Rumours of Raai Laxmi and MS Dhoni dating surfaced in 2008 during IPL
Speaking about the link-up, Raai Laxmi said, "My relationship with Dhoni has become like a scar, which will not go easily."
Raai Laxmi said that she had to increase and lose weight several times for 'Julie 2'
'Julie 2' released on November 24, 2017
'Julie 2' is being presented by former Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani
Pahlaj Nihalani was in the news for censoring bold scenes in several films while he was the head of Censor Board
Pahlaj Nihalani, who is the presenter of Julie 2, declared that the film is a clean, adult movie
Pahlaj Nihalani said that if he was the CBFC chief, he would have passed it without cuts
Women activists have slammed former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani for presenting 'Julie 2', branding him as someone who works on 'double standards'
South actress Raai Laxmi has shed her inhibitions for her Bollywood debut, 'Julie 2'. The film is a sequel of the 2004 Neha Dhupia-starrer 'Julie'
As Raai Laxmi donned bikini for several scenes in 'Julie 2', she hit the gym to get fit
Raai Laxmi says, "The film is not mere skin show, but there is lots of drama and emotion to showcase my acting skills. It is a great opportunity to play such a role in Julie's sequel."
Meanwhile, when pointed out the blaring irony in 'Julie 2' plot line and his 'sanskaari' ideology, and asked whether he would receive support from the industry for this film, Pahlaj Nihalani declared himself to be a 'soldier', ready to wage a lone war
"I don't need industry support. If anybody has a problem with the content of the film, the matter can be taken up. I am ready to fight this battle alone. It is up to the CBFC to decide what to cut and what not to cut. I am not in that position anymore," Pahlaj Nihalani asserted
The trailer of Raai Laxmi's film 'Julie 2' caused an uproar on Twitter, possibly because the film would not have been passed if Pahlaj Nihalani was still heading CBFC
Directed by Deepak Shivdasani, 'Julie 2' portrays the hardship faced by a new entrant to Bollywood
Just days before the release of 'Julie 2', three video clips of South siren Raai Laxmi's lovemaking scenes from the film reportedly leaked online
'Julie 2' release got delayed as the film was caught in a legal battle due to the copyright case lodged by producer N.R. Pachisia
Pahlaj Nihalani and his director had to cough up a compensatory amount to be able to release the film on November 24, 2017