Kunjali Marakkar is a much hyped Malayalam movie that is going to be released. The movie cast Mammootty and Prithviraj in the lead role. The movie is directed by Amal Neerad. The expected budget of the movie is Rs 30 crores. The latest news about the movie is that Kunjali Marakkar will be released in 3D.
Kunjali Marakkar was the warrior of Samoothiri Namboothirippad. The story of the film revolves around the life of the brave warrior and his fights against the Portuguese. Mammootty portrays the role of Kunjali Marakkar. The role to be enacted by Prithviraj has not been revealed. Prithvi had already done an epic movie Urumi, which was produced by himself.
Kunjali Marakkar is expected to start its shooting from February, next year. The movie will be produced under the banner of August Cinema by Santhosh Sivan, Shaji Nateshan and Prithviraj who are currently basking in the success of their last release Kadal Kadannu Oru Mathukutty.
Producer Santhosh Sivan will be wielding the camera for this film. Kunjali Marakkar is also said to be a bilingual movie which will be made in Malayalam and Tamil, and will also be dubbed in Telugu and Hindi. The director hopes to release this movie by next year, August 15.