Mohanlal, the complete actor is all set to play the lead role in the upcoming fantasy thriller, Odiyan. The movie, which marks the directorial debut of VA Shrikumar Menon, is written by National award-winner Harikrishnan.
Reportedly, Odiyan, which revolves around the concept of magical realism, is a period movie which is set in a time span from 1950's to 1990's. The movie mainly depicts a story which four main characters.
Odiyan will also have a few subplots, involving some supporting characters. Mohanlal, Manju Warrier, and popular South Indian actor Prakash Raj appear as the first three of the four main characters in the movie.
According to the sources close to the project, the team is yet to finalise the fourth main character of the movie. The makers are expected to reveal the rest of the star cast of Odiyan, officially soon.
The makers claim that Odiyan will be one of the finest fantasy thrillers ever made in the history of Indian Cinema. The team has reportedly roped in Peter Hein to compose the stunt sequences of the movie.
Pulimurugan fame cinematographer Shaji Kumar is the director of photography. Odiyan is produced by Antony Perumbavoor for Aashirvad Cinemas. Stay locked to Filmibeat for more updates.