Within the just lately introduced 67th Nationwide Movie Awards, baby actor Naga Vishal bagged the award for the Greatest Youngster Artist for Tamil drama ‘KD Engira Karuppu Durai’. Directed by Madhumita Sundararaman, the movie revolves across the relationship between an 80-year-old man (Mu Ramaswamy) and an 8-year-old boy (Naga Vishal). On being recognised at nationwide degree, the younger actor says it was an surprising and completely satisfied shock for him to obtain the honour.
“This can be a completely surprising and overwhelming honour. The filming expertise was really easy, and we have been all one household on set. Madhumita Maam – my director – was like my elder sister. To get an honor like this at a nationwide degree is de facto one thing I wasn’t ready for, and my household and buddies are so completely satisfied and pleased with me right now,” mentioned an elated Naga Vishal.
Directed by Madhumita Sundararaman and produced by the Yoodlee Movies banner, the Tamil movie spoke a common language of affection and discovering your self-worth by way of the deeply linked tales of a septuagenarian and a younger orphan. 80-year-old Karuppudurai (KD) wakes up from a coma solely to overhear his household planning to euthanise him. He does probably the most pure factor by operating away from his village, solely to stumble into the lifetime of 8-year-old Kutty. As they set on a journey collectively, with the mission to fulfil KD’s bucket listing, humorously navigating by way of their issues, beneficial life classes are imparted by Kutty to his a lot senior pal, forming the unlikeliest of friendships. The movie addressed vital points corresponding to social mores and the way household ties get performed inside that, and about discovering magnificence within the extraordinary, however by no means forgets to entertain.
On ‘KD Engira Karuppu Durai’ being recognised on the 67th Nationwide Movie Awards, director Madhumita mentioned, “To get this type of recognition, particularly from the federal government, means rather a lot to all of us. Generally I neglect that he’s a toddler, particularly when he speaks about his duty in direction of the betterment of his household. Nagavishal introduced life to Kutty, and deserves all these accolades and extra. His win is a win for every one in all my crew and forged who labored onerous for KD to be what it’s right now. We’re all so overwhelmed by the love that the viewers have proven our movie. Humbled and grateful.”
Recalling Talha Arshad Reshi successful the Nationwide Award for Hamid in the identical class, Siddharth Anand Kumar, VP Movies & Occasions at Saregama India, congratulated the group of KD saying, a toddler’s perspective all the time brings a brand new dimension to a movie.