Shaiju Anthikkad of the Shaiju-Shaji duo, who directed the Jayasuriya starrer Shakespeare M.A. Malayalam earlier this year, is all set to debut as an independent director with Oru Black And White Kudumbam.
What is the story of Oru Black And White Kudumbam? It is about a handsome guy Adithya Varma, son of a dark-skinned father Antony and fair mother Lakshmi. Antony, a lorry driver, is a man who has a complex about his colour, more so since his wife, who belongs to a Kovilakam family, is fair and beautiful. This family is known as 'Oru Black and White Kudumbam' in their neighborhood and the basic plot revolves around the backdrop of tensions that Antony creates in his house in the name of colour.
Kalabhavan Mani will don the role of Antony, while actress Vinayaprasad plays the role of Lakshmi. Jayasuriya is their son Aadithya Varma. Bhama is the heroine Minnu, daughter of Ananda Varma from the famous Nellikal Tharavaadu. Other cast members include Lalu Alex, Jagathy, Biju Kuttan, Manju Pillai, Ponnamma Babu and others.
Stage award-winning playwright Pradeep Kumar Kavunthara is writing the script for this film to be produced by M. Mani under the banner of Sunitha Productions. M. Jayachandran will set music to lyrics written by Gireesh Puthencherry. Jibu Jacob will handle the camera. Shooting will start from December 15th at Ottapaalam. Aroma movies will release this film.