Prithviraj, the actor who is all set to
play Lord Krishna in the upcoming movie Syamanthakam, is reportedly planning
to take special trainingin martial arts and horse riding.
Syamanthakam is written and directed by Hariharan.
As per the reports, Prithviraj is highly excited about the
project. According to director Hariharan, Prithviraj was the
initial choice for the central character Lord Krishna. The director
feels that Prithvi's looks and personality perfectly matches the
If the sources are to be true, Syamanthakam will
portray Lord Krishna in a much different manner; mainly as an
eternal lover and skillful king. The rest of the star cast is yet
to be finalized.
Syamanthakam revolves around the story of a precious
stone. The movie depicts Krishna's strained relationship with
Sathrajith and his marriages with Rukmini, Satyabhama, and
Jambhavathi. A senior Bollywood actor will play Sathrajith in the
Some popular actresses from South Indian industry and Bollywood
are expected to play the female leads in the project. The movie is
produced by Gokulam Gopalan, under the banner Gokulam