Yes you read it right. Young actress Lakshmi Menon is acting as an idli seller and has walked the extra mile to perfect her role in her upcoming film 'Jigarthanda'. Directed by Karthik Subburaj of 'Pizza' fame, 'Jigarthanda' is said to be a suspense thriller. Starring Siddharth and Lakshmi Menon in the lead, the movie has been progressing at a fast pace and most of the shoot was held in Madurai.
The film portrays Lakshmi Menon as an idli seller and the actress says she personally visited a few idli shops before shoot, to get a hang of her role. "It feels great to do such real time roles. I have even danced for a kuthu number in the movie. The song was shot in Madurai and I am excited about having tried this genre for the first time" she beams. Apart from 'Jigarthanda', the actress is also acting along side Gautam Karthik in 'Sippai'.