Nayattu released on Neflix on May 9.
The recently released Malayalam film Nayattu has left Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao impressed. He is, in fact, in awe of lead actor Joju George’s performance in the movie.
Soon after watching the movie, Rajkummar, who was last seen in Roohi (also streaming on Netflix) messaged Joju on Instagram. “What a brilliant performance sir. Loved the film also. More power to you. Keep inspiring us with such performances,” he said while praising the actor.
Joju responded to the message through his Instagram caption. He wrote, “I don’t know what to say ..so touched ..it’s High for me ..soo happy .... it’s a great appreciation from one of my fav actor ..I can’t hold myself own ...this is my 1st award for Nayattu, thank you so much.”
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Nimisha Sajayan, who plays the female lead in the movie, liked the post. Tovino Thomas, Sarjano Khalid and Lena also left hearts on the post.
In the film, Joju plays the role of a dalit policeman ASI Maniyan. Actors Kunchakco Boban and Nimisha Sajayan are seen in the role of his juniors.
The film sees them get into trouble over a local political matter. The consequences of that could change their lives.
Nayattu released on Netflix on May 9. The film was lauded by audiences and critics alike.
Joju will next be seen in Peace. The actor plays an older version in the movie. He also has Thuramukham and Malik in the pipeline. Joju and Nayattu director Ahammed Khabeer have also collaborated for Madhuram.