Updated December 26th, 2023 at 22:53 IST
When Neru star KB Ganesh Kumar wanted to stop acting
KB Ganesh Kumar was recently seen in the courtroom drama film Neru. Recently, he has shared his working experience in the film, which is garnering praise.
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KB Ganesh Kumar, a prominent figure in Malayalam cinema, expressed his initial plan to step away from acting until the script of Neru came his way. In a recent media interaction, he disclosed how the intriguing narrative altered his decision to leave the film industry.
Change of heart with Neru
Upon hearing the script of Neru, directed by Jeethu Joseph, Ganesh Kumar felt compelled to be part of the film despite initial reservations. The actor had contemplated leaving the movie business until this enticing storyline reignited his passion for acting. He highlighted a scheduling conflict that was resolved with the collaborative support of Mohanlal and the film's team.
Impact of Neru on Ganesh Kumar
Ganesh Kumar's experience working on Neru led to a significant change in his mindset about retiring from the movie scene. He expressed a renewed willingness to continue acting in quality productions like Neru if given the opportunity, signaling a potential recommitment to the craft.
The film Neru, which premiered worldwide on December 21, has been well-received, garnering positive reviews for performances by Mohanlal, Siddique, and Anaswara Rajan. Produced and distributed by Antony Perumbavoor of Aashirvad Cinemas, the movie boasts a talented ensemble cast and features Vishnu Shyam's music. Additionally, reports suggest Disney+Hotstar has acquired its streaming rights. Ganesh Kumar, with a prolific career spanning over three decades, has showcased his versatility in various roles, balancing his acting career with his role as an MLA since 2001.
Published December 26th, 2023 at 22:53 IST