donning the powerful role of Kannan Perumalayan in National Award
winning Kaliyattam (1997), action hero Sureshgopi is back
again with yet another different role in upcoming Kavyam, directed
by Anish Varma and Santhosh.
Suresh plays the role of Kunjunni Namboothiri, a traditional
Brahmamangalam Mana member, who has left his home years ago and
returns with his young wife Umadevi and a child.
Being a pure soul, Kunjunni Namboothiri struggles amidst the
clashes between traditional and modern values in the society. The
existing social setup does not allow him and his family to lead a
peaceful life. Finally, Kunjunni Namboothiri is forced him to take
a very drastic step.
Set in the
backdrop of the Namboothiri community, Kavyam has an essentially
female oriented plot, scripted by Aalamkkodu Leela Krishanan.
After Kichamani MBA, Navya Nair will pair with Sureshgopi in
this film, being produced by Saji Kadampazhipuram and Rasheed. She
plays the key role of Umadevi. Other cast members include Manoj K.
Jayan, Vijaya Raghavan and others.
Produced by Saji Kadabazhippuram, Kavyam has completed its
entire shooting and is presently in its editing and dubbing stages.
The film is expected to grace theatres soon.