Pranav Mohanlal, son of Mohanlal is all set to assist Jeethu Joseph in the Tamil remake of Drishyam, titled Paapanasham. The star kid is keen to learn the basics of film making and have no intentions to try a hand in acting at present.
Pranav Mohanlal debuted in the movies as a child arist, with the movie Onnaman, directed by Thampi Kannamthanam. He played the childhood of the central character Ravishankar, played by his father Mohanlal.
Pranav has won the Best Child Artist award in the Kerala State Film Awards of 2002, for his performance in the movie Punarjani, directed by Major Ravi. He has also appeared in a cameo role in Mohanlal starrer Sagar Alias JackieReloaded, in 2009.
Earlier, it was rumoured that Pranav will be making his debut in lead roles soon. But Mohanlal cleared the rumours by stating that Pranav is not planning act in near future. It was also reported that Pranav will be making his debut with Mani Ratnam movie; but the news later revealed to be false.
Paapanasham will star Kamal Hassan and Gauthami in the lead roles. Asha Sharath, Niveda Thomas and Kalabhavan Mani will play the other pivotal roles in the movie. Paapanasham is produced by Mohanlal’s brother-in-law, Suresh Balaji. The filming is progressing at various locations of Tamil Nadu.