Mammootty-Nayantara starrer upcoming social thriller
Puthiya Niyamam will hit the
theatres on December 24, Thursday. The movie, which is written and
directed by AK
Sajan, is the Christmas release for Mammootty this year.
Puthiya Niyamam revolves around the inter-caste couple
Adv. Louis Pothan and Vasuki, played by Mammootty and Nayantara.
Louis is a communist who belongs to a Thrissur-based Catholic
family; while Vasuki is a Kathakali artist with a traditional
The movie discusses the issues faced by the inter-caste couples
in our society. Nayantara is said to be playing one of the
strongest characters in her career in the movie;and this is
the factor which landed the actress in the project.
Expectations are riding high on the project, as it marks the
reunion of Mammootty, with AK Sajan. He is the creator of
Mammootty's legendary character, Narasimha Mannadiar from the
blockbuster movie Dhruvam, directed by veteran film-maker
It is also special, as Nayantara is pairing up with Mammootty
for the fourth time in her career. The actress, who has been
considered as one of the ideal leading ladies of the mega star,
last teamed up with him for Siddique directedBhaskar The Rascal.