Prithviraj Sukumaran, the multi-faceted talent is all set to play the lead role in Kaduva, the upcoming Shaji Kailas directorial. Prithviraj is now winning the internet as the lead character Kaduvakkunnel Kuruvachan, in the recently released third poster of the movie. The actor, who released the new poster recently, confirmed that Kaduva will start rolling soon.
In the third official poster, the makers have officially introduced the lead actor Prithviraj Sukumaran as Kaduvakkunnel Kuruvachan, thus putting an end to all speculations. To the unversed, the writer of Kaduva, Jinu Abraham had filed a lawsuit again the makers of Suresh Gopi's 250th film, for using the character Kuruvachan, who is a real-life person, and his story in the movie. However, the new poster of the Shaji Kailas directorial suggest that the Kaduva team intends to proceed with the same plot and character.
Kaduva, which marks Prithviraj Sukumaran's second collaboration with Shaji Kailas, is said to be an out and out action thriller. According to director Shaji Kailas, even though the movie is based on the real character Kaduvakkunnel Kuruvachan, the story is mostly fictional. Jinu Abraham, the writer of the project has earlier associated with Prithviraj for several popular films including Masters, London Bridge, and later his directorial debut Adam Joan.
The makers are yet to finalise the female lead and the rest of the star cast. S Thaman, the young musician who rose to fame with the songs of the recent Telugu blockbuster Ala Vaikunthapurramloo, will make his Malayalam debut with Kaduva. Ravi K Chandran is the DOP and Shameer Mohammed handles the editing. Kaduva is jointly produced by Supriya Menon and Listin Stephen, under the banners Prithviraj Productions and Magic Frames.