Nivin Pauly is in a dilemma after the great success of Premam. He says that he is struggling to choose between experimental and commercial films. Nivin remarks that people will call him a fool, if he starts experimenting.
On the other hand if he concentrates only on commercial films, the media and audience might start criticizing him for not being selective. Nivin feels that every actor should try to be a part of good films; which will also perform well at box office.
The actor also added that there is no such comfort zone for him and he is doing the films which he likes. Nivin states that the criticisms upon his comfort zone are totally illogical.
Premam and Ivide, the last two films of Nivin Pauly, were released on the same day. While Premam broke all the collection records and emerged as a blockbuster, Ivide failed to impress the audience and critics.
Nivin Pauly's was highly praised for his portrayal of George in Premam; while the actor received huge criticisms for his performance in Ivide. The media and fans were constantly comparing his acting with his co-star Prithviraj.
Shyamaprasad, the director of Ivide, has allegedly stated that Nivin Pauly needs to work on his acting skills. The actor accepted his director's comments and stated that he respects Shyam's opinions.
Check out the slides to know some interesting facts about Nivin Pauly...
Die-hard Mammootty Fan
Nivin Pauly's huge admiration for Mammootty is not a secret. He has always stated that he is a huge fan of Mammootty. Nivin has posted a selfie with his superstar in his Facebook page today.
Perfect Family Man
Nivin Pauly is known as a complete family man. He married his Engineering batch mate Rinna. She was with him through all the ups and downs of his life. Nivin has always stated that wife is his best friend.
Dhadha-Nivin's Lucky Charm
Nivin believes that his son Dhadha is his lucky charm. In a recent interview, the actor has stated that his destiny changed after the birth of his son.
Nivin Pauly graduated in Electronics & Communication Engineering from FISAT, Kochi. He later started working with Infosys; but decided to quit the job to try his luck in films.
Initially, another actor was roped in to play the character Prakashan, in Nivin's debut movie Malarvadi Arts Club. But later the role went to Nivin, as director Vineeth felt that he is mole suitable for the role.
Nivin is well-known for his strong friends circle. He is the best buddy of filmmakers Alphonse Puthren, Vineeth Sreenivasan, Jude Anthany, actor Aju Varghese etc. He is known as a person who is extremely close to his friends.
100 Crore Club
If we consider the box office collection of Nivin Pauly's films, the total profit is more than 100 crores. He is the first actor to make such a great achievement in Mollywood.