Sarath Kumar who essays the role of Edachena Kunkkan, the army chief of Pazhassi Raja has also gone ahead to convey his pride in working with superstar Mammootty, who essays the title role. 'Mammootty is an amazing actor who doesn't have any starry airs around him. It is quite exciting to watch him act and now we are thick friends.''
Malayalam movie Pazhassi Raja written by M T Vasudevan and directed by Hariharan has Mammootty, Sarath Kumar and Kanika in the lead roles. The movie has been facing constant delay in its release and is expected to release in Kerala and Tamil Nadu during Diwali.