Manju Warrier won the Saima Film Award for Best Actress in Malayalam and Tamil. She grabbed the award for her performance in Lucifer, in Malayalam, and Asuran in Tamil. The South Indian International Movie Awards 2019 and 2020 were held in Hyderabad.
Manju Warrier played the role of Priyadarshini Ramdas in Lucifer. The character of Pachaimmal played by Manju Warrier in the movie Asuran was much discussed. Manju dubbed the character Tamil, which is in the vernacular of Chennai. Vetrimaran directed the film Asuran. Vetrimaran later said that he could not think of anyone else to replace Manju in this role.
Meanwhile, Manju Warrier celebrated her 43rd birthday recently.
Manju's upcoming films include Marakkar, Meri Awaz Suno, and Kayattam. The first video song of 'Kayattam' directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan was released recently. The song sung by Manju is now going viral on social media as well.
'Kayattam' is a movie directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan with Manju Warrier in the lead role. The film, which completed shooting in 2019 has not been released yet. The film, which was screened at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, is getting a good response.
Manju made her acting debut in Sakshyam (1995) at the age of 17. She has won several awards, including a National Film Award, a Kerala State Film Award, and seven Filmfare Awards South.
In 1998, Warrier married actor Dileep and retired from acting. She returned to the big screen after her divorce in 2014 with the acclaimed and successful film ‘How Old Are You?’
Manju will reconcile with Biju Menon after a 20-year gap in 2021 through ‘Lalitham Sundaram’.