Thiruvananthapuram: Debutant Seenan Pallassery is now busy working on remake of Late Filmmaker Bharathan's Malayalam movie Parankimala. Debutante Vinutha Lal, who is debuting in Malayalam films, is playing the female lead in this remake, which is produced under the same title. This Bangalore model-turned-actress, who has already started shooting for the film, says that she does not have qualms in doing intimate and steamy scenes for this version.
Vinutha Lal has taken a bold step by playing the heroine in the remake of Parankimala, which has lot of hot scenes. The actress says that she was comfortable doing intimate scenes in it. "I was comfortable donning the blouse and mundu outfit and doing intimate scenes. All that mattered to me was that I was part of the remake of a hit movie by Bharathan sir," TOI quotes Vinutha as saying.
The heroine in Parankimala was a glamourous and sexy girl. But the creators of the remake have made a few changes to her character to make it a family movie. Vinutha Lal has done lot of research and homework on her body language before she started working on the remake. She says that the director had given her the CDs of old movies to learn the body-language that helped her meet his expectations.
The makers are yet to release the hot and sexy look of Vinutha Lal in the remake. We bring you some of the hottest pictures of 1981 movie Parankimala. Continue to see them in slide show.
Bharathan was widely regarded as one of the most influential and prolific filmmakers of Malayalam cinema in 1980. He directed the movie Parankimala and released it in 1981. The film was not only received widely, but was also a critically acclaimed movie.
Parankimala is the film adaptation of a novel by Kakkanadan. It is based on the life of Thanka, who puts her life at stake for her lover.
Thanka's glamour - A Highlight
Thanka is a quiet, reserved, bold, softy-turned-rough person, who remains untouched. Thanka was portrayed as a glamourous and sexy girl in the original version.
Vinutha Lal Plays Thanka
Actress Soorya had played the role of Thanka in Bharathan's Parankimala. Now, Vinutha Lal will essay this role in its remake.
Beyone Plays Benny's Role
Actor Benny had played the role Thanka's lover in the original Parankimala. Now, the makers of its remake have roped in Beyone for this male lead role in it.
Steamy Scenes - Highlight Of Parankimala
The steamy scenes between actress Soorya and her co-star Benny were the main attractions in Parankimala. The film was the talk of the town then, especially for its steamy scenes.
Seenan Pallassery Turns Director With Parankimala
Debutant Seenan Pallassery is turning director with the new version of Parankimala. He has made a few changes to Thanka's character to make it a family movie, says Vinutha Lal.
Lal will reprise the role of Nedumudi Venu in the remake. Kalabhavan Mani, Jagadeesh and Indrans will form the rest of the cast.
The remake of Parankimala is being produced by Vijin and Thomas Kokkat. Afsal is composing tunes for the film.
Parankimala remake went on floors in Thattekkad in the first week of April. The film unit is said to have completed more than 50% of its shooting. The team is likely to wrap it up by the end of June.
If everything goes well, the remake of Parankimala is expected to hit the screens in July or the first week of August. It should be seen whether it would match the original or not.