Mazhavillinattam Vare revolves around cricket, and
stars Archana Kavi and UK-based singer Abbas Hassan are playing the
lead roles in it. Sreesanth is in a guest role alongside former
player Robin Singh. Following the spot fixing scandal, Kaithapram
Damodaran Nambuthiri has announced on Wednesday that he would edit
all the scenes featuring him.
Talking to Deccan Chronicle, Kaithapram said, "The film is
slated for an Onam release and I will not have tainted
personalities in it." He added, "Sreesanth was in a guest role
alongside former player Robin Singh, but we are taking off those
shots. As of now, only Syed Kirmani and Robin will feature in my
Mazhavillinattam Vare is all about a Pakistani cricketer named Yassin Mubarak Azad, who comes to Kerala on a mission. Previously, Pakistani fast bowler Mohammed Asif was roped in for the lead role, but was replaced when he was found involved in a match fixing scandal. Later, Kaithapram signed Pakistani batsman Mohammad Hafeez for the role. He was also replaced by Abbas Hasan due to his busy cricket schedules.