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
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,
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.
Renowned art director Sabu Cyril handles the production design.
Pulimurugan fame cinematographer Shaji Kumar is the director of
photography. Odiyan is produced by Antony Perumbavoor for