Makeup Artist Ronex Xavier Responds to Criticism on 'Varshangalkku Shesham'

Published On: 18 June 2024 | By:

Vineeth Sreenivasan's recently released feel-good drama, 'Varshangalkku Shesham', initially performed well at the box office .

However, its release on OTT platforms has garnered a different reception, with notable criticisms focusing on the film's overdramatic presentation and the makeup work, particularly in aging the appearances of Pranav Mohanlal and Kalyani Priyadarshan.

Viewers took to social media and other platforms to express their dissatisfaction, pointing out that the makeup looked unrealistic and detracted from the overall viewing experience.

Renowned makeup artist Ronex Xavier, responsible for the makeup in 'Varshangalkku Shesham', addressed these critiques in an interview with Manorama Online:Ronex noted that the same people criticizing the makeup work now had previously praised the film when it was in theaters.

He suggested that the current wave of negative reception and online trolling might be fabricated.

Ronex emphasized that the makeup decisions were the result of extensive collaboration with director Vineeth Sreenivasan. The 

Ronex Xavier is an esteemed makeup artist with a distinguished career in the film industry. Some of his notable works include:

'Bramayugam','Malaikottai Vaaliban','Manjummel Boys','Premalu' etc.His expertise has been recognized with a state award for his outstanding work in 'Njan Marykutty'.

Despite the recent criticisms, Ronex Xavier stands by his work on 'Varshangalkku Shesham', highlighting the collaborative and thoughtful process behind the makeup decisions. The film's initial success and the subsequent criticism showcase the varying reactions of audiences across different viewing platforms.