Sathyan Anthikkad is one of the senior most directors in Malayalam cinema, who are still active in the industry. The director, who has got a penchant to entertain the family audience, however was blown away by a movie, which is highly unlikely of any of his directorial projects. The movie ‘Helen’ and Anna Ben, who has essayed the titular character, have been praised by Sathyan Anthikkad. Praising Anna Ben for the kind of ease, with which she has essayed the central character, Sathyan Anthikkad has also shared his memories with the young actress.
Stating that he had never thought of her having such incredible acting skills, during any of his previous meetings with the actress, while she was still a student, Sathyan Anthikkad has gone onto wish all the very best for the future endeavors of Anna Ben in Malayalam film industry.