Prithviraj will essay the lead role in
much-awaited project Aadujeevitham. The movie is adapted
from the novel Aadujeevitham, written by Benyamin. The
novel had won the National Sahitya Academy Award for the Best
The novel is about a young man named Majeed, who migrates to
Saudi Arabia with big dreams and ends up as a slave in a goat farm.
Prithviraj essays Najeeb in the movie, which will start rolling by
the beginning of 2016.
The project was announced in 2010; with Prithviraj playing the
central role. Later, sources suggested that it is not Prithvi; but
plays Najeeb. But the team slammed the rumours and cleared that
Mohanlal is not a part of the project.
Blessy has reportedly approached actor Vikram for the project; but the actor
turned down the offer due to his tight schedule. Then, Fahadh
Faasil was linked with the project. But Blessy later confirmed
that he is not directing Fahadh.
As per the latest reports, Prithviraj is finalised for the role
and the actor is planning to shed weight for his character in the
movie. Aadujeevitham is a highly ambitious project for
Blessy. It is expected to be another turning point in Prithviraj's