UTV Motion Pictures has lined up five Malayalam films for theatrical distribution, including superstar Mohanlal's most awaited film Koothara. The other Malayalam film to be distributed by UTV are Bicycle Thieves, Starring Pournami, Rasputin and Nikkah.
Srinath Rajendran's Koothara stars Mohanlal, Sunny Wayne, Bharath, Janani Iyer and Gauthami Nair among others. The movie graphics effects are done by technicians, who have worked for Oscar winning films like Life of Pi and Hugo.
Bicycle Thieves has Asif Ali and Aparna Gopinath playing the lead roles. Sunny Wayne and Rima Kallingal play the lead in Starring Pournami, Sreenath Bhasi, Vinay Forrt, Aju Varghese and Archana Gupta play the lead in Rasputin while, Da Thadiya fame Shekhar Menon and Sreenath bhasi play the lead in Nikkah.
"We are excited to present five Malayalam films which have a great combination of good content and talent to our audiences," said Gaurav Verma the Indian director of Theatrical Distribution - Studios, Disney UTV. The movies are going hit theatres in the next four to five months. "We are delighted to line up a solid slate of films in Malayalam to release in the next four to five months. Each film has a unique story line and we are confident that they will be enjoyed by all the movie lovers," G Dhananjayan, the chief of South Business - Studios, Disney UTV said.