Star-struck Parvathy Nair on bagging roles with actors Ajith and KamalA� Haasan
IT is a given that one has to network and know the right people to get big roles in the movie industry.A� Parvathy Nair begs to differ. With Yennai Arindhaal releasing this month, the Bangalore girl shares her excitement and explains, a�?Some of Gautam Menona��s assistant directors knew me from my ad days. I also recently won the Siima award for best debutant in Kannada. They sent some pictures of mine to Gautam and he liked them.a�? Nair is also part of director Ramesh Arvind and Kamal Hasaana��s Uthama Villain, slated to release this year. a�?Someone sent some pictures and I got the part. It was fate,a�? she says, adding that she is learning as she goes. Paired opposite Arun Vijay in Yennai Arindhaal, Nair admits that Gautam Menon has been inspiring. a�?He talks you into the role. There is a scene where I break down. I was wondering how to go about it, but he just talked me through it and I did well. I have not gone to an acting school, but I am glad Ia��ve been groomed by good directors like him,a�? says the actress, sharing anecdotes from the sets. a�?Ajith had cooked for the cast and crew before I joined the sets. He wouldna��t differentiate between an actor and a spot boy,a�? says Nair. And about her role, all she reveals is,a�?I am a happy-go-lucky-girl in real life and in the movie, I face terrible situations.a�?
Yennai Arindhaal is releasing later this month.