Well known actress in Malayalam cinema, Shweta Menon and Director Husband Srivatsan Menon are blessed with a baby girl who was born on September 28th at Nanavati Nursing home in Mumbai.
Shweta, who is known for her maverick ideas, had her delivery captured as a video. Infact, four months of her pregnancy and her delivery have been captured to be played as a crucial part of the Malayalam movie, Kalimannu, in which Shweta is the protagonist. She plans to capture important phases of her motherhood for this movie.
The complete team of Kalimannu was present at the labor room. The delivery was captured by two cameramen and her husband who were present inside the labor room.
Shweta Menon had decided to have her pregnancy, delivery and motherhood captured and used in the movie to add reality to the message the movie wishes to convey. She intends to show that motherhood is an important event in the life cycle of a woman of which childbirth is a natural and wonderful process, nothing to be shied away from.
Path breaking initiative, indeed!