22 Female Kottayam (22FK), directed by Ashiq Abu, won much appreciation at the 60th Idea South Filmfare Awards. Both Fahad Fazil and Rima Kallingal won the Best Actor and Actress Award for this movie. Latest news about 22FK is that the film is getting its Tamil remake.
The Tamil remake is titled Malini 22 Palayam Kottai.
Menon will play the role portrayed by Rima. Yesteryear actress
Jayabharathi's son Krish J Sathar will play Fahad Fazil in the
Another highlight of the movie is that Nithya is making a
comeback as singer in this movie. She has sung the introduction
song for Malini 22 Palayam Kottai. Kovai Sarala and
Vidyullekha Raman have accompanied her in singing. Aravind Shankar
has scored the music for the song. Nithya Menon has also sung for
Kannada and Telugu films. Poppins movie marked her debut
as a singer in Malayalam.
Malini 22 Palayam Kottai will be directed by the
yesteryear actress Sreepriya. The director says that the Tamil
version will not be an exact copy of 22FK, but it will get
its remake in Chennai style.