Sarath will play one of the two female leads opposite Kamal
Hassan in the upcoming movie Thoongavanam, directed by
Rajesh M Selva. Reportedly, Asha plays Kamal
Haasan's wife in the movie.
Trisha Krishnan will essay another
female lead in the movie. Initially, the makers were considering
Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala to play Kamal's wife in the
movie. But the crew later opted for Asha Sarath after watching her
The actress has already shared the screen with Kamal Hassan in
the Tamil remake of Drishyam, which has been titled as
Papanasam. She will be reprising her
character IG Geetha Prabhakar Drishyam in the Tamil remake
Asha Sarath was also a part of the Kannada remake of
Drishyam. She is one of the rare actresses who got the
opportunity to play the same role in the three remake versions of
The actress, who made her acting debut in the mini screen, is
doubtlessly one of the finest talents of contemporary Malayalam
Cinema. She has recently paired up with Mammootty in the
blockbuster movie Varsham.
Interestingly, Asha Sarath started her acting career in her late
30's, with the full support of her husband Sarath and daughters.
Mollywood has started accepting married heroines; seems to be a