Renjusha Menon gained fame as a TV show Anchor
Thiruvananthapuram, October 30, 2023: In a shocking turn of events, Malayalam film and television actress Renjusha Menon was found dead at her residence in Sreekaryam, Thiruvananthapuram.
The 35-year-old actress was discovered hanging in her bedroom on Monday morning. The police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding her death.
A Versatile Career Cut Short
Renjusha Menon initially gained fame as a TV show anchor and later transitioned into acting, becoming a household name in Kerala. She was known for her roles in popular Malayalam serials such as ‘Sthree,’ ‘Nizhalattam,’ ‘Magalude Amma,’ and ‘Balamani.’ Her filmography includes well-received movies like ‘City of God,’ ‘Marykkundoru Kunjaadu,’ ‘Bombay March 12,’ and ‘Lisammayude Veedu,’ among others.
Financial Struggles and Personal Life
Sources indicate that Menon, who also worked as a line producer in serials, was facing financial difficulties. She was a professional Bharatanatyam dancer and is survived by her parents, C G Ravindranath and Umadevi. She was living with her husband, Manoj, who is also involved in the television industry.
A Multifaceted Talent
In addition to her acting career, Menon was also a contestant on various celebrity TV shows, including a cookery show named ‘Celebrity Kitchen Magic.’ She was last seen playing one of the leads in the serial ‘Aanandaragam’ and had a humorous role in the sitcom ‘Varan Doctaranu.’
The police proceedings are currently underway at her residence. The actress’s body was found hanging with a saree, and initial reports suggest that she may have died by suicide. Further details are awaited as the investigation continues.
The news of Menon’s untimely death has left fans and the entertainment industry in a state of shock. Tributes have been pouring in from all quarters as people remember her contributions to Malayalam cinema and television.