Nivin Pauly, the crowd-puller is joining hands with the National
award-winner Sidhartha Siva for the first time, for the upcoming
movieSakhavu. The movie, which is stars Nivin in a
double role, is slated to release on April 15.
Sakhavu recently completed the censor
formalitiesand bagged a clean U certificate from the censor
board. Lead actor Nivin Pauly announced the news through his
official Facebook page, recently.
Nivin Pauly is appearing in a double role, as Sakhavu Krishnan
and student leader Krishnakumar in the movie, which is said to be
an intense political drama. The movie is scripted by director
Sidhartha Siva, himself.
The director, who is also a very popular actor, has earlier
shared the screen with Nivin Pauly in Puthiya Theerangal, the
2012-released Sathyan Anthikad movie. Sakhavu is expected
to be a turning point in the career of Nivin Pauly.
Jomonte Suviseshangal fame actress Aishwarya Rajesh
essays the female lead opposite Nivin Pauly in the movie. Senior
actor-writer Sreenivasan, Aparna Gopinath, Gayathri Suresh, etc.,
appear in the other pivotal roles.
George C Williams, who rose to fame through the Tamil films
Kaththi and Theri, is the director of
photography. Prashant Pillai composes the music. Sakhavu
is produced by B Rakesh for Universal Cinema.