If the rumours are to be believed, Mollywood will witness the union of the 4 Superstars of Indian cinema soon. According to a leading Malayalam daily, Amitabh Bachchan, Mohanlal, Vikram, and Aishwarya Rai will be teaming up for the movie adaption of MT Vasudevan Nair's popular novel Randamoozham, which is based on the epic Mahabharatham.
Reportedly, Mohanlal will play the central character Bheeman,
Amitabh Bachchan will essay Bheeshmar, Vikram will be playing
Arjunan and Aishwarya Rai will play Draupathi. It is also rumoured
that Telugu superstar Nagarjuna is also included in the star cast;
but none of the reports are officially confirmed yet. If the
reports are to be true, Randamoozham will be the most
expensive project of South Indian cinema.
The movie will be directed by popular ad film maker Sreekumar,
who directed the advertisements of Kalyan Jewellers. The movie will
have the finest talents of Indian cinema, like music composer A R
Rahman, art director Sabu Cyril and cinematographer K U Mohanan in
its crew. According to the reports, the movie will be released as 2
parts. The first part will depict the childhood and yound age of
Pandavas and Kouravas; while second part will illustrate their
grown up stage and rest of the incidents.
Earlier, it was reported that director Hariharan is planning to make the movie adaption of Randamoozham, with Mohanlal as Bheeman and Mammootty as Duryodhanan. But both the director and M T Vasudevan Nair brushed off the rumours stating that they have absolutely no plans to make a movie based on Randamoozham; but will be joining hands for another project with Mammootty in lead.