Rishibala Naval (; born 4 April 1976), better known by her stage name Simran, is an Indian actress who has predominantly appeared in Tamil and Telugu films. She debuted in Bollywood and acted in several Hindi films, before starring in her first Tamil film V.I.P and her first Telugu film Abbai Gari Pelli in 1997. Rediff has called her "one of Tamil cinema's top female draws."
Simran was born in Mumbai as the first daughter to Ashok Naval and Sharada Naval. She has two sisters, Monal and Jyoti Naval, who both have appeared in films as well, and a brother named Sumit. On April 14, 2002, Monal had committed suicide. She did her schooling from St. Anthony's high school, Versova and finished her B.Com in Mumbai and was doing... Read More