Rani Padmini, the upcoming women-centric movie which stars Manju Warrier and Rima Kallingal in the lead roles, will hit the theatres on October 23rd, Vijayadashami day. The movie is directed by Aashiq Abu.
Rima Kallingal and Manju Warrier will essay the title roles,
Rani and Padmini respectively. The movie is a thriller, which
revolves around two women, who travel to Kochi with two different
missions and the incidents which interlinks them.
The movie, which develops through a journey, was shot at various
locations of Kochi, Ottappalam, Delhi, and Himachal Pradesh.
Rani Padminiwill be one of the rare women-centric
multi-starrer movies, in the history of Malayalam cinema.
Reportedly, Rani Padmini does not have a male lead.
Young actor Shine Tom Chacko is playing the an
important male.Sreenath Bhasi, Sajitha Madathil, Soubin
Shaheer, Jinu Joseph, Dileesh Pothan, Theertha Vinod etc
essaythe supporting roles.
The movie is jointly penned by SyamPushkaran and Ravi
Shakar. The writers has recently revealed that the movie will
discuss the issues faced by women and importance of ensuring the
safety for the women, who travel alone.
Madhu Neelakandan is the director of photography. Bijibal composes the music. The movie is produced byPM Harris and VS Muhamed Althaf under the banner Fort Entertainments.