Aparna Balamurali made her way to the group of top heroines of Mollywood through the super hit Maheshinte Prathikaram. Her role of Jimsi got noticed and she landed plump roles in many films. Her next big role would be in Surya starrer Tamil flick Soorarai Pottru. Aparna says that she landed the role after giving in an audition for the film. The director of the film Sudha Kongara noticed her role as Jimsi and asked her to take up an audition. She had also got her role in Rajiv Menon's Sarvam Thala Mayam and Maheshinte Prathikaram only after participating in auditions. Aparna feels that she is lucky in roles that were fetched by participating in an audition.