It isn't easy for a debutante actor to make a mark in the industry. Even if the debutante under concern is a star kid, the quality of the film and the acting prowess of the performer matters while weighing the success.
Here, we are going to list some of the Malayalam celebrity kids who enjoyed success with their very first movie. Take a look.
Saikumar – Ramji Rao Speaking (1989)
Saikumar had a dream start to his acting career with Ramji Rao Speaking, which went on to become a trendsetter. Saikumar handled lead role in this film and did the role with ease without any hiccups of a newcomer.
Kunchacko Boban - Aniyathipraavu (1997)
Not many would have enjoyed a smashing debut like Kunchacko Boban did. Aniyathipraavu, directed by Fazil had the actor in the lead role and the film enjoyed a big success, offering a stardom to Kunchacko Boban.
Indrajith – Oomapenninu Uriyaadappayyan (2002)
Indrajith made an entry to films playing an antagonist in Oomapenninu Uriyaadappayyan, which had Jayasurya in the lead role. The film directed by Vinayan was a big success and Indrajith made his presence felt with a very convincing performance.
Prithviraj – Nandanam (2003)
Prithviraj's debut movie Nandanam, directed by Ranjith went on to become a big hit at the box-office. Prithviraj made a solid debut giving a good performance as the lead actor.
Vineeth Sreenivasan – Cycle (2008)
Vineeth Sreenivasan made his debut as an actor through the film Cycle, directed by Johny Antony, which also had Vinu Mohan in the lead role. Malayali audiences whole-heartedly welcomed Vineeth and the film was a hit at the box-office.
Dulquer Salmaan – Second Show (2012)
Dulquer Salmaan, the young superstar of Mollywood, made a smashing debut through the film Second Show directed by Sreenath Rajendran. The film won rave reviews and was a box-office hit. Dulquer Salmaan gave an exceptional performance while playing the lead character of Lalu.
Actors like Dulquer Salmaan,Prithviraj, Kunchacko boban etc enjoyed big success with their very first movie.
The recent debutante to join the list is Gokul Suresh, actor Sureshi Gopi's son, who has made his debut in Malayalam films through the recently released Mudhugauv.
Mudhugauv, which released on May 13, 2016, has won good reviews and is expected to be a hit at the box-office.Mudhugauv has been directed by debutante Vipin Das and produced by Friday Film House. According to the reports, Gokul suresh has given a decent performance and he is here to stay.
We hope that more celebrity kids would make their debut in films in the coming days. Kalidas Jayaram, who has debuted in Tamil films is the next celebrity kid who is expected to debut in Malayalam films. Importantly, there is Pranav Mohanlal who hasn't said anything about his acting plans yet.