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Malayalam actor Dileep's Christmas release Crazy Gopalan,
a hilarious comedy thriller directed by debutante Deepu Karunakaran
was released on December 24th. The film has been released in 70
theatres across Kerala. Earlier, the film was scheduled for release
on 19th December, but was postponed due to non-completion of its
post production work.
Dileep, one of the reigning superstars in Malayalam cinema,
appears in seven different getups in this movie, donning the
character of a hi tech thief Kattila Gopalan, whose peculiarity is
to robs only the Kattila (door jamb) of houses under construction.
Newcomer Sunitha Varma alias Radha is the heroine whose funny
posters have already become the talk of the town. Crazy
Gopalan has almost all comedy stars of Malayalam.
Ullattil Sasidharan is producing the film under the banner of
Bhavana Media. Script is by the director himself. D. Kannan is the
man behind the camera. Music is by Rahul Raj and lyrics by Giresh
Puthencheri and Anil Panachooran. Other cast members include Biju
Menon, Jagathy, Hari Sree Asokan, Salim Kumar, Janardhanan, Kochu
Preman and others.
Meanwhile, Dileep is currently doing four films simultaneously:
veteran Fazil's Moses D. Samuel, debutant Ranjith Sankar's
Passenger, Chess fame Raj Babu's Colours
and much-celebrated Bodyguard starring none other than
South India's costliest actress Nayantara as the female lead.
Colours will be released on Republic Day (January 26,
2009). Bodyguard has started shooting in and around
Kottayam and is expected in Easter-Vishu 2009.