Tamil actor Sarathkumar is making his Malayalam debut with
Pazhassi Raja, starring Mammootty in the lead. The magnus
opus historical film, directed by Hariharan and scripted by M.T.
Vasudevan Nair, has Mammootty playing the title role.
Sarath plays the role of Edachena Kunkan, close associate of
Pazhassi Raja. He is not the only actor from Kollywood who is
making an entry into Malayalam film industry with this movie.
Famous actress Kanihaa plays the role of Kaitheri Makkom; Suman,
who was the villain in Sivaji, plays the role of Pazhaiveetan
Chandu in this film.