Fahad Fazil is having a tough time. He had eight releases this year, of them, Olipporu has failed to repeat the success of his other releases. The movie which got released yesterday (23 August), has been called off as a disastrous movie by the viewers. Now, he is aiming at next movie North 24 Kaatham.
Fahad Fazil and Swathi Reddy once again team up in this movie after the success of their Amen. North 24 Kaatham is directed by debutant Anil Radhakrishnan Menon. The movie is a journey of '24 Kaatham'. One Kaatham is sixteen kilometers. So the movie elaborates a story that has a journey of 384 kilometers of travelling.
Along with Fahad Fazil and Swathi Reddy, Nedumudi Venu is also seen playing a pivotal role in the film. Harikrishnan, an IT professional, Gopalettan who is a communist, and a social worker Narayani are the passengers in a train. They do not know each other and has their own destiny. But fate make all the three to get down at the same station. There they come to know each other and unite to work for a unique goal to help one among them. They travel together and face situations that they have never faced in their life. This is the plot of the story.
Fahad Fazil portray the role of Harikrishnan, Nedumudi is seen as Gopalettan and Swathi plays Narayani. The director has scripted the film under the banner of E for Entertainment. Jayesh Nair has wielded the camera. Rafeeq Ahmed has penned the lyrics and the music is composed by Govind Menon. Other cast include Mukundan, Thalaivasal Vijay, Chemban Vinod Jose, Premji Amaran, Sreenath Bhasi, Sudhi Kopa, Geetha, are seen in supporting roles.
Artist is another upcoming movie by the actor. Hope North 24 Kaatham and Artist will give him a relief from Olipporu.