Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) Kannada actor-director Ramesh Arvind, who forayed into the thriller genre with "Accident" after making two successful comedies, says it was a conscious decision to move into a different zone.
He is happy that urban audience is appreciating his endeavour.
"Directing comedies is a comfort zone for me. I could have done it easily and I have gained some success out of it. But I did want to move away from this comfort zone and do something that was thrilling and challenging," Ramesh, who directed "Rama Shaama Bhaama" and "Sathyavaan Saavithri", told IANS.
He has received rave reviews for "A