Mallu actress Sharada who has won the National awards three times is one of the most well known figures in Malayalam cinema hailing from the 60’s and 70’s. Sharada has delivered mind boggling performances in movies like Iruttinte Athmavu, Murappennu, Inapravukal, Thulabharam, Kattu Thulasi etc. Malayalam actress Sharada also won National awards for her movies like Thulabharam and Swayamvaram in Malayalam and Nimajjanam in Telugu. A new movie is being filmed on the legendary actress regarding her life and career.
Malayalam actress Urvashi Sharada’s life story is being made into a movie by director Jayaraj. The title of the movie will be Naayika and will have Mallu actress Padmapriya playing the lead actress role, i.e. she will portray Urvashi Sharada. Mallu actor jayaram will be the lead actor. Mamta, Jagathy, Madhu and Sabita are some of the other actors in the movie. Actress Mamta will play a journalist in Naayika.
Based on Urvashi Sharada, Naayika will have Padmapriya portraying an actress called Gracy who is a well known star until a time when she suddenly disappears from the movies. Mamta, a journalist wants to study her life and make a documentary regarding her movie career and her sudden disappearance.
The camera for the shooting of Naayika will be handled by Seenu Murukampuzha and will be produced by Thomas Benjamin. Naayika’s music will be given by Sreekumaran Thambi and Arjunan.