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Nedumudi Venu To Be Feted
The city will honour Venu on November 26 | By Yentha
On Nov 21, 2017

 

Trivandrum: Nedumudi Venu is completing four decades in the film industry. An event, titled 'Nadanam Venulayam' will be organized by the Thiruvananthapuram film fraternity in association with Vayalar Samskarika Vedi on November 26

Nedumudi Venu, who debuted in Aravindan's 'Thambu' (1978), is completing 40 years in the industry this year. A National Award recipient and a resident of the city, Nedumudi Venu began his career as a member of Kavalam Narayana Panicker's drama group. He has written film scripts and worked behind the camera as a director. He proved his mettle in character roles both in commercial films and in art films.

"We are focusing on his journey from Nedumudi, a village in Alappuzha to the silver screen and his present status as a renowned actor. He has already worked in more than 400 films," said film producer Suresh Kumar.
"We are focusing on his journey from Nedumudi, a village in Alappuzha to the silver screen and his present status as a renowned actor. He has already worked in more than 400 films," said film producer Suresh Kumar.

As a tribute to the actor, a music concert 'Nedumudi Geethakam', led by Bijibal and dance festival titled 'Nedumudi Bhavukam', by film actors will be conducted after the inaugural function. The function will be attended by well-known names from film industry and politics.

State Tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran will inaugurate the event which will be held at Nishgandhi Auditorium on Sunday at 6 p.m. Actor Madhu will deliver the keynote address while Mayor V K Prasanth will preside over.
 
 
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