Well, exciting times are ahead for the Malayalam film audiences with the biggest stars of the industry, Mammootty and Mohanlal getting ready to come up with a good number of promising and much awaited projects.
More importantly, a couple of period-based flicks are on their way and the Big M's of Mollywood are all set to do the lead roles in these movies. Prominent among them are the projects based on Kunjali Marakkar.
Now, according to the latest reports that have come in, the audiences might get to see both Mammootty and Mohanlal playing the role of Kunjali Marakkar in two different movies. Read on to know more about the same..
Mammootty - Santhosh Sivan Movie
On the auspicious day of Kerala Piravi, popular production banner August Cinema had come up with an official announcement regarding the project named Kunjali Marakkar IV, directed by Santhosh Sivan, featuring Mammootty in the lead role. The film has its script jointly penned by Shankar Ramakrishnan and TP Rajeevan.
Mohanlal-Priyadarshan Team's Next
Before that, there came reports regarding Mohanlal-Priyadarsham team's next, which will also be based on the life of Kunjali Marakkar. The film-maker had stated that the scripting works of the film is in progress.
But later, with the announcement of Mammootty starrer Kunjali Marakkar, the film-maker had stated that he would wait for 8 months to see whether the Mammootty's Kunjali Marakkar would go on floors or not and if it doesn't, then Priyadarshan would go ahead with the project. He also added that he would drop the idea of making Kunjali Marikkar if Mammootty-Santhosh Sivan team goes ahead with the project.
MG Sreekumar's Facebook Post..
Now, here is an important update on Mohanlal's next project with Priyadarshan. Most recently, popular singer MG Sreekumar, who is a close friend of both Mohanlal and Priyadarshan, took to Facebook to officially announce that the team's next film will be Kunjali Marakkar and the work of the film will be commencing soon.
Update On Mammootty's Kunjali Marikkar..
Meanwhile, Shaji Nadesan, who will be producing the Mammootty starrer Kunjali Marakkar, to be directed by Santhosh Sivan, took to Facebook to inform that the post-production work of the film is in full-swing and the makers are planning to begin the filming by the month of July 2018.
Well, let us wait for further updates from both the team to know what's in the pipeline next..