Udayakrishna and Sibi K Thomas, the popular scenarist duo, are finally parting ways. The duo has reportedly decided to end up their 17 years old association. Udayan and Sibi are currently scripting for the upcoming movie Puli Murugan.
The exact reason behind the duo's decision is yet to be revealed. Sibi K Thomas, is reportedly planning to try a hand in filmmaking. As per the sources close to the writer, he will soon make his debut as an independent filmmaker.
Reportedly, Udayakrishna will continue as an independent scriptwriter and is planning to work with the popular directors. Sibi K Thomas will only pen the scripts for his own movies hereafter.
Sources suggest that the continuous failures of movies is the soul reason behind the duo's decision to part ways. The duo's last few movies, including Avatharam, Rajadhi Raja, Mylanchi Monjulla Veedu were huge failures.
Sibi and Udayan made their screenplay debut with the 1997 movie Hitler Brothers. Their first box office success was the Mukesh starrer movie Mattupetti Machan. They rose to fame with the Udayapuram Sultan, thus making a long term association with Dileep.
Udayakrishna and Sibi K Thomas later became the permanent screenwriters of Dileep. The duo has associated with Dileep in the popular movies CID Moosa, Runway, Lion, Mayamohini etc.