Actor Bhavana Menon took to social media on Monday and broke her silence on the alleged assault case which involved actor Dileep. Users are appreciating and supporting her for breaking her silence on the internet. Bollywood personalities are also showing their support to her for her courage to speak up about the issue. Here is everything you should know about Bhavana Menon.
Karthika Menon better known by her stage name Bhavana Menon was born in Thrissur district of Kerala. She is an Indian actor who has acted in Malayalam, Kannada and Tamil films. Menon is married to a Kannada film producer Naveen,they got married on 22 January 2018.
Who Is Bhavana Menon?
- She made her debut in acting at the age of 16 when she was in 11th Standard with the Malayalam film Nammal which became a hit.
- She then acted in Kannada films too.
- Menon saw huge success after Jackie which was her debut film in Kannada.
- She has done films like Vishnuvardhan, Ozhimuri (2012),Trivandrum Lodge (2012), Honey Bee (2013) and Ezhamathe Varavu (2013).
- Menon got Kerala Film Awards in 2002 for her debut Malayalam film Nammal for the category of Special Mention.
- She again got Kerala Awards in 2005 for Daivanamathil in the category of Second Best Actress.
- She has also won Filmfare Awards South in the year 2006 for Best Actress for the film Chithiram Pesuthadi.
The actor took to social media on Monday and broke her silence on the alleged assault case which involved actor Dileep who is a Malayalam film actor. She wrote about her journey from a “victim to survivor” in her Instagram post and said she will fight for justice. She also wrote that she felt that she is not alone and this has not been an easy journey.
Menon was allegedly abducted and molested in Ernakulam district of Kerala when she used to be on her way again domestic from a film’s shoot on February 17, 2017.
Bollywood filmmaker and writer Zoya Akhtar additionally shared Menon’s post on her Instagram Story and wrote, “More power to you.” Actors Richa Chadha and Swara Bhasker retweeted ‘s Menon’s tweet and showed their support.