Richa Gangopadhyay, a popular actress in Tollywood and Kollywood till a few years ago, has announced that she was engaged to her boyfriend Joe Langella, who was her collegemate.
Richa quit her acting career some years back to pursue MBA and graduated from Olin School of Bussiness in Washington in 2017. It was there love blossomed between her and Joe, we learn.
Sharing a photo of her with Joe, she tweeted: “Just wanted to share that I am engaged! Joe and I met in business school and it has been two wonderful years! Looking forward to the next phase of my life. Wedding date not set yet!”
Richa is a former model who predominantly appeared in Telugu films. She has also appeared in a few Tamil and Bengali films. After appearing in commercials, she made her film debut with the Telugu political drama film ‘Leader’ (2010) and later worked on several commercially successful Telugu films such as ‘Nagavalli’ (2010), ‘Mirapakaay’ (2011), ‘Sarocharu’ (2012) and ‘Mirchi’ (2013).
She also played the lead in two Tamil films, including the ‘Dabangg’ remake, ‘Osthe’ (2012) with Simbu aka STR and the critically acclaimed film ‘Mayakkam Enna’ (2012) with Dhanush, directed by Selvaraghavan, for which she received ‘Best Actress’ awards. She also appeared in the Bengali film ‘Bikram Singha’.