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From Behind The Cameras To Being Bankable Stars!
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We just heard that Soubin Shaheer is all set to wear the
director's hat for a film being produced by Anwar Rasheed. This
shouldn't come as a surprise, as Soubin started off as an assistant
director in films.
There are many such artists in Malayalam film industry who
started off their career as assistant directors and later shifted
their focus to acting. Take a look at few of them.
Dileep is the prominent name in this list. He entered the film
industry as an assistant to director Kamal. With time, he
accomplished his dream of becoming an actor and now he is our
Soubin has assisted a good number of directors which include
prominent directors like Fazil, Siddique, Rafi-Mecartin etc. He
debuted as an actor through the film Kaiyethum Doorathu directed by
He came back to acting after a gap. It was nearly after 14 years
that Soubin established himself as a bankable actor.
Very few people know that Tovino Thomas had assisted Roopesh
Peethambaran in the director's debut movie Theevram. Later on, he
did one of the main roles in the director's next film You Too
Shine Tom Chacko
He assisted director Kamal in a few films. The director himself,
gave him the chance to act in the film Gaddama, in which he did a
notable role. Later on, he climbed the stairs to become a lead
We all know Srinda as one of the finest actresses of the
industry. Much before that, she had worked with the technical crew
of certain films. She worked in films like China town, Hero