Veteran director Fazil's upcoming Malayalam film Moses D. Samuel
(Title yet to be finalized), which was earlier slated to be
released this Christmas, has been re-scheduled to Republic Day
(January 26, 2009). Fazil is directing after a long gap. His last
film was the Tamil film Oru Naal Oru Kanavu (2005) starring
Srikanth and Sonia Agarwal.
Produced by Johny Sagariga, Moses D. Samuel revolves around two
thieves, Moses D. Samuel (Dilip) and Kunninmel Sankaran (Harisree
Asokan), who habitually enjoy sumptuous meals at marriages without
being invited. One day, Samuel witnesses an accident where an
overspeeding car driven by a woman hits a child. Realizing that it
is the lady's mistake, Samuel asks her to compensate the child. To
escape from the predicament, the lady gives some amount as
compensation and flees.
is known that the accident was a drama played by Samuel and the
child to defraud people for money. However, the incident brings an
interesting turning point in their lives, forming the climax of the
film. Aswathy, a final year student at St. Theresa's College,
Ernakulam is the heroine.
Other cast members include Baby Niveditha, Janardhanan,
Sudheesh, Anoop Chandran, Krishna Kumar and Sudheer. Veteran music
director Ouseppachan will set music for lyrics written by
Kaithapram. Camera is handled by Anandakuttan.