Cousins, the upcoming movie directed by Vaishakh will go on floors by August. Kunchako Boban will play the male lead in the movie with Indrajith playing a pivotal role. Vedhika will play the female lead. The movie, which is penned by Sethu is slated for Onam release.
Vaishakh made his directorial debut with Mammootty-Prithviraj starrer blockbuster Pokkiri raja. The movie,which made a record run in the box office was declared as the highest grossing Malayalam film of 2010.
He then delivered three consecutive super hits with comedy thriller Seniors, Mallu Singh and Sound Thoma. His last release Visudhan was a social drama, which was a different attempt from his previous directorial ventures. The movie earned a high critical acclaim; but failed to do well in the box office. With Cousins, the director will be back to his track.
The movie will be filmed in the various locations of Bangalore, Kochi, Pollachi, Kodaikanal and Aathirapalli. The rest of the star cast will include Nedumudi Venu, Suraj Venjarammoodu, Kalabhavan Shajone and Joju George in important roles. It is also reported that Bollywood actor Pradeep Rawath will play the antagonist in the movie.