After the current lot of South Indian actor trying their luck in Bollywood like and Ram Charan Teja ( ZANJEER), Prithviraj (AIYAA), Suriya (RAKHTACHARITRA), Rana Daggubati (DEPARTMENT), Siddharth (RANG DE BASANTI) and of course Dhanush (RAANJHANAA), yet another South actor, Rajith Menon, known for his hits films in Malyalam and Tamil film industry is making his Bollywood debut with HOTEL BEAUTIFOOL.
After giving a series of hit films in South like UP AND DOWN: MUKALIL ORAALUNDU AND DAIVATHINTE SWANTHAM CLEETUS, NATHU YAARO, GOLDEN CHANCE Rajith Menon is making his foray in Bollywood. However readers would be surprised to know that prior to HOTEL BEAUTIFOOL, Rajith Menon, had been offered several Bollywood movies but he rejected as he was looking for a perfect role that can establish him in Bollywood.
“I have been getting offers from Bollywood for quite some time but i didn't feel like being part of it. I almost got five scripts from Bollywood before HOTEL BEAUTIFOOL,” informs Rajith Menon.
Speaking about his role in the movie Rajith Menon said, “The movie’s director Sameer Iqbal Patel is a young man. When he contacted me for the role of a South Indian character in his movie, I was quite impressed by the role as it had shades of comedy. I immediately nodded because I was getting an opportunity to experiment with comedy.”
Taking about the film, Ranjit informed, “The movie HOTEL BEAUTIFOOL is an excellent comedy and has comedy king Johnny Lever. The other high light of the film is comedy actor Imam Siddique, who became a household name after he appeared in BIGG BOSS.”
Adapted from the super hit Hindi drama, BAAT BAAT MEIN BIGDEY HAALAT featuring veteran actor Rakesh Bedi, director Sameer Iqbal Patel, who directed the play is confident of its film version.