17 years after her debut in Tamil films, Trisha is all set to make her debut in Malayalam films and that too opposite a hero – Nivin Pauly – who is younger to her by several years.
The actress, who is in her mid-thirties like Nayantara, has been having a steady career for the past few years, obstructing the marriage plans being made by her mother. She has a few films in Tamil including Sathuranga Vettai II opposite Aravind Swamy. She also has Garjanai, Mohini and another film opposite Vijay Sethupathi on her hands.
To be directed by Shyamaprasad, the untitled film would be Trisha’s debut film in Malayalam and the 60th film in her career which commenced in 1999. Trisha has tweeted saying that she was excited about her Mollywood debut opposite Pauly. It may be recalled that Trisha had also starred in a solitary Bollywood film titled as Khatta Meetha opposite Akshay Kumar.
Sources close to the actress say that the has been slowly but surely recovering from the demise of former Tamil Nadu chief-minister J. Jayalalithaa whom she adored and admired a lot.