and Prithviraj will play the central characters
in director Priyadarshan's upcoming political
thriller. The director himself revealed the news while speaking to
the media. The movie will be penned by Priyadarshan himself.
The director, who has earlier directed some outstanding
political thrillers like Adwaitham and Aryan,
which had Mohanlal in the lead role, considers the upcoming project
as a real challenge.
Prithviraj, the young actor who has already worked with almost
all veteran directors of the film industry, is joining hands with
Priyadarshan, for the first time in his career. Expectations are
riding high on the project as it will mark the first collaboration
of Mohanlal and Prithviraj.
Earlier, director Lal Jose had planned a project with Mohanlal
and Prithviraj in the lead roles, which was titled as
Cousins. But later, the project shelved due to unknown
reasons and director Vysakh made a movie in the same title.
The last two releases of Priyadarshan, Geethanjali which was an unofficial
remake of Thai movie Alone and Aamayum
Muyalum, which was adapted from his own Bollywood
production Malamaal Weekly, were huge critical and
The director who is infamous for adapting themes from other
language movies, is all set to bounce back from the low phase of
his career, with the upcoming Mohanlal-Prithviraj starrer.