Resul Pookkutty, undoubtedly the most sought after sound-effects technician in films in the country at present, has turned hero for a Malayalam film. The soft-spoken Resul, who won the coveted Oscar award along with music wizard A.R. Rahman for his work in Danny Boyle’s ‘Slumdog Millionnarie’, has donned the crease paint at last.
Resul, who entered films many years back with the dream of becoming a director, found his career taking a different path when he turned sound-effects director in films. The profession didn’t disappoint him, though, as he has own many an award in that field.
He is now debuting in a Malayalam film titled ‘Sneham’, the shooting of which is underway. The film is directed by Jayachandran, who happens to be a close friend of Resul.
We can only wish Resul good luck in his new avatar!