Kavya Madhavan made her Malayalam film debut with Pookalam Varavayi. After the release of this film in 1991, Kavya’s life was changed after that film/ She gets a lot of good films after Pookkalam Varavayi. Kamal was the director of the film. Kamal is now open about Kavya’s arrival in the film. What Kamal said is getting noticeable on social media.
When Kamal told her to look at her face when she was a child, Kavya only looked down. After all, he would look down without looking at his face. At first, I did not understand the reason for this. But then I realized. Kavya was terribly ashamed as a child. I was a little surprised to find out. When I asked Kavya why she was so ashamed of her first-class education, Kavya did not look at her face but looked down, ‘said Kamal.
Kamal openly said that he chose Kavya for the film because of her shame at that time. More than 100 children auditioned for the film. Kamal told the audience on a channel that Jayasurya, who became a superstar today, was an unelected person in that audition.
She was offered the female lead in Chandranudikkunna Dikhil, also starring Dileep, in 1999. After the success of Chandranudikkunna Dikhil, Kavya Madhavan and Dileep became a popular pairing in Malayalam cinema, and they worked together in 18 movies. Some of their movies are Thenkasipattanam, Darling Darling, Meesa Madhavan which was one of biggest grosser of the year and was directed by Lal Jose, Mizhi Randilum in which she played a double role, Sadanandante Samayam, Thilakkam directed by Jayaraj, Runway directed by Joshiy, Kochi Rajavu, Lion again directed by Joshiy, Chakkara Muthu, Inspector Garud, Paappi Appacha, Vellaripravinte Changathi and Pinneyum. Most of their movies were in the romantic comedy genre.