Navya Nair, the award winning actress of Malayalam had migrated to Kollywood some time back. But in the bargain she lost out a lot of good Malayalam films and her next film in Tamil is opposite Cheran in Mayakannadai which is due for release this year. And now the actress is making her foray into Kannada cinema. She plays heroine of star Darshan in Gaja. Gaja went on the floors on his birthday 16 th February at Kanteerava studios in Bangalore. Suresh Gowda and P S Srinivasamurthy are the producers. The film will be directed by K Madesh and Harikrishna is the music director.