Dulquer Salmaan starring upcoming love story, directed by actor-director Prathap Pothen, is rumoured to be in trouble. Reportedly, the project has been delayed due to Prathap's fallout with cinematographer Rajiv Menon.
The director has posted a note on his Facebook page on June
30th, revealing how a cinematographer insulted him by asking to
direct a short film and prove his talent, before directing the
Prathap has clearly mentioned that he introduced this highly
popular cinematographer into the movie industry. Rajiv Menon made
his debut as an independent cinematographer, with Prathap Pothen's
directorial venture Chaithanya.
So, the industry members and media speculate that Prathap posted
about none other than Rajiv Menon, who is supposed to crank the
camera for his upcoming Dulquer Salmaan movie. However, the reports
are not confirmed yet.
Earlier, Prathap Pothen has had an ugly fallout with actor
Jayaram, as his son Kalidas Jayaram rejected the project stating
that he is not ready to work with 'old' directors. Later, the team
went on to rope in Dulquer Salmaan.
The untitled movie, which is written by National award winner Anjali Menon, is produced by the Malayalam banner Supriya Films. Popular actor R Madhavan is said to be making an extended cameo appearance in the movie.