We all know the talents of Vineeth Sreenivasan. He is a good singer, an intelligent actor and moreover a director who knows the pulse of the audience.
More importantly, he has a special knack in spotting talents. Today, we are going to list some of the actors and directors in Malayalam film industry who are the findings of Vineeth Sreenivasan.
The best and the biggest among the lot. We all know how big a star Nivin Pauly is now. The actor debuted through Vineeth Sreenivasan's Malarvadi Arts Club which was a big success. More importantly, Vineeth gave an image makeover for him through Thattathin Marayathu, which definitely was a turning point in Nivin Pauly's career.
Aju Varghese has had a steady upward growth after his debut in Vineeth Sreenivasan's Malarvadi Arts Club. Vineeth Sreenivasan made the apt choice by casting him as Kuttu in Malarvadi Arts Club. Now, Aju Varghese is an indispensable part of Malayalam cinema.
Well, it was Vineeth Sreenivasan who found the acting talent in his brother. Vineeth went on to cast Dhyan Sreenivasan in his thrid directorial venture, Thira. Now, Dhyan Sreenivasan is one of the bankable stars of the industry.
Jude Anthany Joseph
Jude Anthany Joseph debuted as a director through the film Ohm Shanthi Oshana, which turned out to be a huge success. Jude Anthany Joseph comes from the direction team of Vineeth Sreenivasan, and he had assisted Vineeth in Thattathin Marayathu and Malarvadi Arts Club.
We all know Basil Joseph as the director of Kunjiramayanam which had Vineeth Sreenivasan and Dhyan Sreenivasan in lead roles. Much before that, he worked as an assistant to Vineeth Sreenivasan in Thira.
Right from his first film Malarvadi Arts Club, which had actors like Nivin Pauly and Aju Varghese in it, he has made it a point to give chance to youngsters, be it in acting department or direction department.
Take the case of Vineeth Sreenivasan's latest release Jacobinte Swargarajyam. The film did introduce some new actors to the industry.
Ashwin Kumar who portrayed the role of Murali in Jacobinte Swargarajyam is a newcomer and he received wide appreciation for his performance. Similarly, Aima Sebastian who portrayed the role of Ammu won the hearts of people.
Recently, we heard that Vineeth Sreenivasan is turning a producer for an upcoming film Anandam, which is being directed by his long-time associate Ganesh Raj.
It has to be noted that, most of the technicians from Vineeth Sreenivasan's direction department have went on to be independent directors. Directors like Basil Joseph, Jude anthany joseph, G Prajith etc are example of that.