Padayottam is all set to be Biju Menon's next major release of the year and it has been slated for a release during the upcoming Onam season. The movie, which is expected to be a fun entertainer is definitely one among the much awaited Malayalam movies of the upcoming Onam season
An official confirmation regarding the release date of the movie has been made and the movie is gearing up for a big release on August 17, 2018. Reportedly, the censoring procedures of the film has already been completed and the movie has bagged a clean U certificate. The film has been directed by debut film-maker Rafeeq Ibrahim.
With this, Padayottam is all set to be the first Malayalam movie among the Onam releases to grace the big screens. Earlier, there were reports doing the rounds that Kayamkulam Kochunni might be hitting the theatres on August 17, 2018 but no official confirmation regarding the same was made. Now, various reports suggest that Kayamkulam Kochunni will be hitting the theatres only in the next week and has been scheduled for a release on August 22, 2018.
Apart from Padayottam and Kayamkulam Kochunni, the Onam season will also mark the arrival of other Malayalam movies like the Mammootty starrer Oru Kuttanadan Blog and Fahadh Faasil's Varathan.