The multi-talented actress and singer, Ester Noronha, is poised to make her directorial debut with “The Vacant House,” slated to hit theaters in Karnataka and Goa on November 17th. The film will be released in two languages: Kannada and Konkani. In addition to her directorial role, Ester will also take on the lead role in the movie and provide the music.
Produced under her own banner, Janet Noronha Productions, “The Vacant House” promises to be a suspenseful thriller, as indicated by the teaser released earlier this month. Several songs from the movie have already gone viral, building excitement for its release.
The teaser showcases eerie scenes of an apparently uninhabited house, setting the tone for the suspenseful narrative. The movie revolves around Ester Noronha’s character, and the cinematography is expertly handled by Narender Goud, with Vijay Raj in charge of editing. Take a peek at the intriguing teaser for a taste of what’s to come.
Ester Noronha is a versatile talent known for her work in Telugu, Kannada, and Konkani films. She has garnered numerous accolades for her performances in Telugu cinema and made her debut in Konkani films as a child artist. Her introduction to Telugu cinema was through the 2013 film “1000 Abaddalu,” directed by Teja, in which she starred alongside Sairam Shankar. She later gained fame with her roles in the Telugu film “Bhimavaram Bullodu” and the Konkani film “Sophiya.”
Ester is gearing up for her directorial debut, marking a significant career shift. “The Vacant House” is a passion project for the actress, as she not only directs but also wrote the screenplay and dialogues herself.
Janet Noronha Productions has previously produced the Konkani film “Sophiya,” for which Ester Noronha received the Best Actress award. With a filmography spanning over 35 films in approximately seven languages, including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and others, Ester has left an indelible mark on Indian cinema. Her most recent appearance was in the Telugu film “Changure Bangaru Raja,” directed by Satish Varma and produced by Ravi Teja.