March 17, 2010 (Calcutta Tube): South Indian singer Vijay Yesudas, son of the legendary singer K J Yesudas will be now seen as an actor in debutante Nandan Kaavil’s forthcoming movie Avan where he will play the lead role. He has also won a state award for his song, Kolakuzhal from the film, Nivedyam.
A lot of singers are turning actors these days. After Vineeth Sreenivasan, Jyotsna and Renjini Jose were bitten by the acting bug, it is now the turn of singer Vijay Yesudas to enter films as an actor.
The movie also stars Bala, who plays the other lead. Avan will start shooting in a few weeks’ time.