Prithviraj Sukumaran, who stars in Malayalam films.
He has also acted in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu films.
Now his next has been titled ‘Kaaliyan’, in which he plays the titular role, a warrior who is made famous by ballads of Venad
Prithviraj Sukumaran is all set to play the protagonist in one such chest-thumping ballad, which has been adapted for the big screen.
Prithviraj wrote on his Twitter, “It is a mission of a warrior who is made famous by ballads of Venad. “History forgot him..the ballads sing of him. He took on the mightiest with the power of one. the power of self. For honour, teacher and country.. #KAALIYAN!.”
The filmmakers have roped in music trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy for the project.
Cinematographer Sujith Vaassudev, sound designer Shajith Koyeri, are also part of the film, which will be directed by S. Mahesh.
The epic film is directed by BT Anil Kumar and has written the epic drama based on the ballads for the big screen.
Rajeev Nair of Magic Moon Productions is bankrolling the project.–CINEWS