Kalimannu is a much awaited movie, directed by Blessy. Having Shweta Menon and Biju Menon playing the main leads, the movie is about the bonding of mother and baby inside her womb. The film is a Ramzan treat.
The audio of the movie was released by Mammootty. The songs are
already hits on the chartbusters. The lullaby song 'Lalee..lalee',
sung by the Idea Star Singer fame Mridula Warrier, got
more than four lakh hits on a single day in YouTube. The song seems
to have everything in the right place. This is said to be a record
in the Malayalam industry.
The movie was loaded with issues regarding to its shooting of
the live delivery of Shweta. It is for the first time in any
industry a live delivery is being shot for a film. The chaos
happened again when the poster of the movie was released. It had
Biju Menon drawing on the bare stomach of the pregnant
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Kalimannu With An Unseen Story
Kalimannu has the live delivery scene of actress Shweta
Menon. The interesting factor is that Shweta's daughter Sabaina
came into the world facing a camera!
Shweta Was An Anchor While She Was Pregnant
Shweta Menon anchored the family show Verutheyalla Bhaarya
Season 2 in Mazhavil Manorama channel, while she was pregnant.
She left the show for her delivery and she was replaced by the
singer Rimi Tomy.
Kalimannu was the victim for many controversies. Many
political as well as film industry people spoke against the
shooting of the delivery. A political leader even commented if
Shweta will deliver her child in the midst of a crowd.
Kalimannu Has Item Numbers
The movie is said to have three item numbers. One of them is
between Shweta and Suniel Shetty. Shweta shot this dance after five
months of her delivery.
Blessy – A Promising Director
Blessy has been a successful director from his very first movie.
Kazhcha, Thanmatra, Pranayam, Palunku, Bhramaram, Calcutta
News are the movies credited to his list.