Kiara Advani has come a long way in her acting career and the young actor will soon be seen in Good news with Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Khan. She made her acting debut with a Telugu film titled Bharat Ane Nenu (2018). Recently the actor bagged Best Find of Year at Zee Cine Awards Telugu for her performance in her film. Overwhelmed by the “motivating” start to 2019, she says that she is focussed on working harder to entertain fans.

The awards ceremony was held here on Sunday, and just a day later, Kiara posted a heartfelt note on social media. She took to her Instagram to share a video of herself kissing the award and wrote, “Thank you Zee Cine Awards Telugu for honouring me with Best Find of Year. A big thank you to all the south fans who voted for me. I am dedicating this one to you. No amount of words will be enough to you how grateful I am for all the love you will have showered me with, for your support and instant acceptance. You all make me want to work harder and be the best version of myself”.

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Thankyou #ZeeCineAwardsTelugu for ‘Best Find of the year!’ A Big Big Thankyou to all the South fans who voted for me! I’m dedicating this one to you🙌🏼💫 No amount of words will be enough to tell you how grateful I am for all the love you’ll have showered me with, for your support and instant acceptance. You’ll make me want to work harder and be the best version of myself. 🙏🏼#BharatAneNenu will always be my most memorable film as it brought me closer to you. Thankyou @urstrulymahesh Sir @namratashirodkar for bringing me into this industry #koratalaSivaGaru for believing in me to play Vasumathi, my producer @dvvmovies and @ashviniyardi for always having my back. This is honestly the most motivating start to 2019 and I promise to entertain you to the best of my capabilities! Love and Respect always❤️🙏🏼

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She said Bharat Ane Nenu, which also featured south superstar Mahesh Babu, will always be her “memorable film”. The 26-year-old actress also thanked the filmmakers for believing in her. “Thanks Mahesh sir and Namrata for bringing me into this industry, my director Koratala Siva Garu for believing in me to play Vasumathi… This is honestly the most motivating start to 2019 and I promise to entertain you the best of my capabilities,” she added.

Not only in the southern film industry but Kiara also surprised netizens in 2018 with a commendable performance in Netflix’s anthology Lust Stories. Her bold performance in the film made her fans applaud for the actor.

She is currently busy shooting for her upcoming film Good News.