The 34-year-old has said that she is happy to be back in the Sandalwood. Sakshi Shivanand, who has acted with Ravichandran in Kodandarama, gave the nod to act in Paramashiva without a second thought, when she came to know that the Crazy Star is playing the lead role in the film, claims the actress.
Sakshi Shivanand was last seen in Ramesh Aravind's Soundarya. She has acted in five Kannada movies, including Upendra starrer Naanu Nanne, Thandege Thakka Maga and CP Yogeshwar's Sainika.
Paramashiva is a remake of Tamil movie 2001s Samudhiram, which was directed by KS Ravikumar. It featured Sarath Kumar, Murali,Manoj Bharathiraja, Kaveri, Abhirami, Sindhu Menon and others in the cast.