Prithviraj Sukumaran, the multifaceted talent of Malayalam cinema is currently preparing for his much-awaited project Aadujeevitham. In a recent interview given to a popular Malayalam media, Prithviraj revealed some interesting details about his ambitious project which is directed by Blessy. According to the actor, only 25 percent of Aadujeevitham has been completed so far.
The Driving License actor revealed that the team completed the initial portions of the Blessy project, which was majorly shot at the various locations of Kerala and Jordan. The major portions of the movie, which will showcase the physical transformation of Prithviraj Sukumaran, are yet to be filmed.
According to the sources close to the project, the actor-director is planning to shed about 30 kilos for his character Najeeb Mohammed, an abused migrant labourer who gets stranded in the middle of a desert in Saudi Arabia. The actor-director has now taken a 3 months long break from the cinema to dedicate time to his physical transformation.
Aadujeevitham, which is based on Benyamin's popular novel of the same name, is scripted by director Blessy himself. Amala Paul, the popular actress appears as the female lead opposite Prithviraj Sukumaran in the movie. The Blessy directorial features an extensive star cast including Vineeth Sreenivasan, Lena, Aparna Balamurali, Santhosh Keezhattoor, and so on.
The Prithviraj starrer is also an extremely exciting project when it comes to its technical crew. AR Rahman, the Academy award-winning musician is making a comeback to Malayalam cinema after a very long gap, with Aadujeevitham. The legendary musician will compose the soundtrack and original score for the project.
KU Mohanan, the veteran cinematographer is the director of photography. The editing is handled by the National award-winning editor A Sreekar Prasad. Rasool Pookutty, the Academy award-winner handles the sound design of the survival drama. Aadujeevitham is produced by KG Abraham, under the banner KGA Films.