Baby Anikha, the smart little girl who won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Child Artist in 2013, is all set to share screen with Ajith Kumar, in the upcoming Tamil thriller Yennai Arindhaal (previously known as Thala 55) directed by popular scenarist-director Gautham Menon.
Reportedly, Anikha will be essaying the role of Ajith Kumar and Trisha's daughter in the movie. The young girl is extremely excited about sharing screen with her favourite stars, Ajith Kumar, Trisha and Anushka Shetty in the movie. Along with Anikha, popular Malayali actresses Devi Ajith and Parvathi Nair will also play pivotal roles in the movie.
Anikha is a familiar face for Malayali audience. The bubbly girl has played pivotal roles in the movies Kadha Thudarunnu, Race, Onnum Mindathe, 5 Sundarikal etc. She won the Best Child Artist award for performance as the title character Sethulakshmi, in the first segment Sethulakshmi, directed by Shyju Khalid, from the anthology movie 5 Sundarikal.
Yennai Arindhaal is penned by Gautham Menon himself, along with Sridhar Raghavan. Ajith Kumar will be appearing in 3 getups in the movie. Dan Macarthur handles the cinematography and Harris Jayaraj composes the music. Yennai Arindhaal will hit the theatres in January.