Though my career started off with the Kannada industry, I moved on and established myself somewhere else. But I will definitely opt for a Kannada film because I am a Kannadiga. I want my Kannada audience to see me more than anybody else." Whenever actress Lakshmi Rai comes to Sandalwood, she creates a stir. This Kannada actress will now have back-to-back releases in the coming weeks apart from her Tamil film, 'Thandavam' opposite Vikram.