Veteran actor Jalaja walked the red carpet of the most prestigious Cannes Film Festival 2022 when her first movie ‘Thampu’ premiered at the festival. She was extremely delighted for acknowledging her movie at an international venue after four decades of its release. When the movie was first released in 1978, Jalaja had watched it from a theatre in Thiruvananthapuram.
This time, she has arrived at the film festival in France to view the same movie with her daughter. Jalaja walked the red carpet with the Director of Film Heritage Fountain, Shivendra Singh and Nataraj Thankavelu, a representative of Chennai Prasad Corporation. She was also accompanied by her daughter Devi.