Menon the talented actor-writer is all set to team up with
the upcoming movie Kanal, directed by Padmakumar. Anoop
will essay one of the lead roles in the movie; which was earlier
offered to Prithviraj.
The actor-writer himself revealed the news through a recent
Facebook post. Anoop states that he immediately decided to sign the
project after listening to the script, as it looks extremely
According to Anoop Menon, who is a self-confessed die hard
Mohanlal fan, the character played by Mohanlal in the movie will
portray the actor as a character, which his fans are waiting to see
for a long time.
It is for the first time, Anoop Menon is playing a full-length
character with Mohanlal in a movie. The duo has earlier shared
screen in the movies Grandmaster, Pranayam, Rock N Roll etc, in
which Anoop appeared in small roles.
Anoop made his screenwriting debut with Pakal
Nakshathrangal in 2008. The movie, directed by Rajeev Nath,
has Mohanlal in the central role. The movie has earned huge
critical acclaims but was bombed at box office.
Kanal, which is said to be a revenge drama, is
penned by Suresh Babu. Honey Rose and She Taxi fame Sheelu
Abraham will essay the female leads in the movie. Kanal will start
rolling from the second week of May in Dubai.