One of the finest actors in Malayalam cinema history, Jalaja, is making her comeback. She is playing an important role in editor turned director Samjith Mohammed’s Thalanarizha, the shooting of which has started now.
Jalaja was a well-known actress in the 1970s and 80s, with films like Ulkkadal, Shalini Ente Koottukari, Chaakara, Venal, Yavanika, Marmaram, Chillu, Alicinte Anveshanam, Perumthachan and many others.
Jalaja had quit movies following her marriage and shifted to Bahrain. There have been reports that her daughter Devi Nair is planning to make her entry into movies after her studies in the United States.