Shwetha Menon

  • Didn't succumb to any pressure: Swetha Menon November 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Malayalam actress Swetha Menon, who had accused senior Congress MP Peethamabara Kurup for allegedly groping her at a public function in Kollam, Kerala, says she was not pressurised to withdraw her complaint. She also claims that it wasn't a publicity stunt. "No, it was on humanitarian grounds that I withdrew...
  • Swetha Menon withdraws complaint, controversy blows over November 4, 2013

    Kochi: After two days of standing her ground, popular Malayalam film actress Swetha Menon has withdrawn her complaint against Congress MP Peethamabara Kurup for allegedly groping her. In an email to the media late Sunday evening, she said she was not interested in pursuing her complaint and was not going ahead...
  • BJP women's wing up in arms against Swetha Menon November 27, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Mahila Morcha, the women's wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), alleges that actress Shwetha Menon and director Blessy are 'exploiting motherhood for commercial purposes' by incorporating the actress's delivery in 'Kalimannu'. On Sep 27, Shwetha delivered a baby girl at Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai and Blessy captured her delivery...
  • Kalimannu: Non definite scripting pattern is used September 29, 2012

    Blessy who has already shot the pregnancy and baby birth of Shwetha Menon inside the hospital room in Nanavathy hospital, Mumbai for his new movie titled 'Kalimannu' says that he is for the first time following a non definite scripting pattern for the movie. He has also shot a few...
  • Malayalam Review: Ozhimuri is satisfying September 12, 2012

    It's inspiring to watch diverse genres being attempted fruitfully week after week in Malayalam cinema and the genuine feel is that a variety of movies can co-exist blissfully in the current cinematic milieu. This time, it is the recreating of the bygone era- a demanding, painstaking and strenuous challenge in...
  • Ozhimuri: Released with good reviews September 8, 2012

    The new movie directed by actor Madhupal, titled 'Ozhimuri' opened in 30 plus centres on September 8. A period movie featuring Lal in the lead, the initial opinions are all positive for the movie. Though the collections of the opening shows were not that good as the responses, the movie is...
  • 'Kalimannu' is about a sacred relationship August 3, 2012

    For master director Blessy, the spark for a film, from the theme to final cut, flows in the form of scintillating frames. For instance, it was the image of a TV advertisement displayed on an LCD screen on a street that inspired him to pen 'Calcutta News'. Likewise a girl...
  • 'Ithra Mathram' is based on Narayanan's book July 29, 2012

    After a few decades as a respected critic, Prof. K Gopinathan is finally into his debut film as director. Titled 'Ithra Mathram', the shoot for the movie featuring Shwetha Menon, Biju Menon, Nedumudi Venu, Siddhique, Anoop Chandran, K P A C Lalitha, Rashi Bharadwaj, Gayathri, and Vinu Joseph is almost...
  • Many producers rejected 'Ivan Megharoopan': Director July 28, 2012

    The waiting is over for 'Ivan Megharoopan', the film which bagged the maximum number of state film awards, to reach the screens. The whole team behind the project is excited over the awards announced last week and the subsequent release. The film bagged the awards for the second best film,...
  • Director Blessy all set to start 'Kalimannu' July 25, 2012

    The year's recipient of the State awards for Best director, Blessy, will soon start the works of his new project tentatively titled as 'Kalimannu'. The movie which will focus on the emotions of motherhood and the stress of pregnancy periods will feature Shwetha Menon in the lead. The actress being...