Initionlly she was reluctent to join the films, but after a year she is there. Yes former Miss Universe Lara Dutta has also signed a film with Akshay Kumar, for iDream. I met the model turend actress at her residence, where she is staying with her boyfriend Kelly Dorje. She has pulled her leg massal and going through seviour pain.“It’s not all that bad as it was. Now I can rome around in the house.” She smiles and comes to the point staright away, and insist that she wasn’t reluctent at all. Since she was miss Universe in 2000-2001 she has to work according the rules and the regulations of the Miss Universe Organisation .“I didn’t have a choice to come here and look in to the offers or even to wether I want to do the movies or not. So when I gave away my crown last year there were plenty of opportunities that has been open up during the year. So I just spend some time looking at those opportunities.” She feels that now she has enough time to work as an actress in the film industry, in the inclination to go forward and do something. “It’s easier to get into indian film industry , if you win something at international level. But in the last ten years there is a change in the industry. Today they don’t requried just pretty faces, you should have some talent also”. Lara has been associated with the theatre since she was an just 13 year old. “I love theatre, I love this acting.” She doesn’t want to limit herself just in to the Indian films.