Kajal has entered into the film industry with Lakshmi Kalyanam directed by Teja. Kalyan Ram is her first hero, and she always says thanks to her first hero and director. After that Krishna Vamsi gave her a much-needed break with Chandamama. Magadheera made her a star actress, and later she grew as leading girl in Telugu and Tamil Industries. Almost after a decade, she is acting under the direction of Teja for the film Nene Raju Nene Mantri starring Rana. Apart from this, she has okayed to romance her first hero Kalyan Ram in his upcoming movie MLA under debutant Upendra.
She claims that she is so excited about the fact that she has been working with her first director and first hero after all these years. For her, they remained same, but for them, she is a star actress now.