Manju is the new heroine for Mammootty in Renji Panikkar's
Shouryam (Rowdram) in which the actor will play the role of a tough
cop for the 25 th time! Mammootty is playing the role of a strict
police commissioner and Manju is acting as his wife in the
Manju is a Malayalee girl from Chennai and has passed out of
Ethiraj College. She is now doing her fashion technology course at
Chennai's Taramani Institute. The director came to know about the
girl through a family friend. He was searching a fresh face for the
female lead role against Mammootty, and suddenly Manju's face
flashed in his mind. When the director approached Manju for acting
against Mammootty, she accepted the offer cheerfully. Her parents
also gave their approval without any hesitation.
Shouryam is an action packed police story, based on a recent
happening in Kerala politics. The others in the cast are Sai Kumar,
Lalu Alex, Vijayraghavan, Rajan.P.Dev and others.
The film is expected to be released on November 29.