Union Defence Minister and Congress trouble shooter A.K.Antony’s son Ajith Paul Antony will be making his debut in film industry after being smitten by acting bug. He is following in the footsteps of Ritesh Deshmukh and Chirag Paswan,sons of top politicians. 21 yr old Ajith sporting a long hair and spects will be starring in a multilingual mollywood movie titled ‘Oberoi’. Interacting with media he said “It’s a suspense thriller and will be made in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. The film is in the pre-production stage and we will be announcing the producer this week itself,”
The film will be directed by Aji John,who earlier debuted with film in Malayalam “Nallavan” incidentally did not create much of an impact. ‘Oberoi’ is about business tycoons and Ajith plays a role of a business man. Ajith, a graduate in History and Political Science from Delhi St Stephen’s College, did his schooling in Kerala before moving to the national capital. Ajith even scripted some suspense thrillers for himself smitten by Hollywood and Bollywood action thrillers.
‘Oberoi’ would be shot in Singapore and other locations across the world. He says his parents are quite understanding and adds “I have their full support. My father said he had no problems if I was confident of what I was doing.” He says “Initially, my dad was taken aback when I told him I wanted to be a part of films. But he soon came to terms with it. Ajith Antony’s wife Elizabeth is an officer of Canara Bank while elder son Anil Kurien Antony is employed in the United States. Ajith, who was the vice-chairman of St Stephen’s College, is not averse to joining politics though he did not have any such plans at present. It has to be seen what impact he will create on the film industry and glamor field with his performance.