Mumbai: India’s latest internet sensation - Priya Prakash Varrier – has reportedly become a hot favourite for brand endorsements on social media. There are companies that are ready to pay a whopping price to her for endorsing their products via promotional posts on Instagram.
And the amount that brands are reportedly ready to offer her will make your jaw drop.
According to the latest buzz, Priya is being offered Rs 8 Lakhs per post. If true, it is an incredible deal as the 18-year-old has just begun her career and her first film is yet to release.
For the unversed, Priya became a celebrity overnight after a short clip from the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi from Omar Lulu’s upcoming Malayalam movie Oru Adaar Love went viral on social media. The song sung by Vineeth Sreenivasan and composed by Shaan Rahman became popular but it was Priya who stole the show. In the video, we can see Priya making adorable expressions and winking to grab her crush’s attention.
She made netizens go crazy over her mesmerising expressions in a viral video and has reportedly broken a record! Guess what, she has gained about 606K followers within a day!
The queen of expressions has thus become the third “celebrity” to attain such a feat and has now joined the league consisting of American model -TV personality Kylie Jenner and legendary footballer Cristiano Ronaldo! They are the only two celebrities ahead of her to gain such mammoth following in just one day.
The B.Com student has gained over 5.1 million million followers on Instagram and has thus surpassed Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, whose follower count stands at 4.1 million!
Coming back to Priya’s debut film, Oru Adaar Love is Omar’s third venture. Besides Priya, the movie also stars Siyadh Shajahan, Noorin Shereef and Roshan Abdul Rahoof. The film is slated to release on June 14 this year.