Varma has come up with horror films like Phoonk. He is now
making a film about the media and another on the life of sandalwood
smuggler Veerappan. Varma told the media that he is also making a
film based on the faction politics in the state. The film will be
based on the life of Paritala Ravi. The script work is in progress
and the film will go on to the sets in 2009. The director and star
cast are yet to be finalized.