Nivin Pauly starring upcoming campus thriller, directed by
Sidhartha Siva is one of the most anticipated films of the year. If
the reports are to be true, the movie has been titled as
Sakhavu aka Comrade.
However, the team has not confirmed the reports yet. The movie,
which deals with campus politics, will have Nivin Pauly in the role
of Krishnakumar, a student leader, who is a follower of communist
Reportedly, Sakhavu depicts how
Krishnakumar's life changes after he visits a government
medical college. Popular actor-writer Sreenivasan appears in a key
role in the movie, scripted by director Sidhartha, himself.
Aishwarya Rajesh, the Tamil actress who is best known for her
performance in Kaaka Muttai, essays the female lead. The
movie will also have former Miss Kerala turned actress Gayathri
Suresh in a pivotal role.
George C Willams, the cinematographer who has cranked
the camera for the blockbuster Tamil films Raja Rani,
Kathi, and Theri, makes his Malayalam movie
debut as the DOP of Sakhavu.
The movie will have Suraj Venjaramoodu, Maniyanpilla Raju, Aju
Varghese, Joju George, Sujith, Sudheesh, Althaf Salim, etc., in the
supporting roles. Sakhavu is produced by Universal