Singer Sithara Krishnakumar and Dr. Sajish’s daughter Saawan Rithu has made her acting debut through a short film. Fondly called as Sayu, the little girl has debuted in the short film ‘Saakshatkaaram’ written and directed by Sudesh Balan, associate professor at IIT Bombay.
When Saawan Rithu accompanied her father Dr. Sajish to the location, she was made a part of the movie. Dr. Sajish also plays a role in the film. Sithara shared the good news through Facebook and said that little Sayu is all happy and excited to act.
Paris Laxmi, Vettukili Prakash and Saritha Kukku also have played roles in the movie. Sudesh Balan also shared an FB post appreciating Saawan Rithu for her performance. He said he is happy to direct her debut movie.
A gifted singer, Saawan Rithu was earlier seen singing with her singer mother in a video, a while ago. Her singing talent was appreciated widely. The short film is her first little step in the movie industry.