Mohanlal’s new look in ‘Odiyan’ film teaser
The veteran actor, Mohanlal currently working with the director VA Shrikumar Menon for a fantasy thriller titled as “Odiyan”. It also stars Manju Warrier, Prakashraj and Sathyaraj in important roles. This film is scheduled to release in 2018. In this, Mohanlal will play role as a tribe member a ‘quotation gang’ who can change form into several animals. This will use 3D technology extensively throughout the movie.
Recently the third trailer of this movie was released on December 13th.With this trailer the expectations has been raised in fans. The entire industry is waiting for this movie. He opens with a glimpse of the night sky as the clouds begin to envelop the moon. This is one of the most expensive movies to be made till date in Mollywood.
The director Menon told to Times of India that this film covers a period from 1950s to the 1990s. It is about the first “Quotation gangs” in Kerala. The widespread and notorious network of mercenary killers with several myths associated with them. They disguised themselves as animals during the night to scare the enemies. Mohanlal plays the last of the Odiyan clan. To play the younger version of Mohanlal this Odiyan clan he lost 15 kg and this shows his dedication towards acting.
Smoke rises from the ground and reveals a young Manickan Odiyan (Mohanlal), clad in a vest and a mundu. With the recent teaser Odiyan says that the game will begin now, for defeating the many years that have passed and taking back to a more eventful time in Thenkurissi.
This film is produced by Aashirvad Cinemas. This is Menon’s debut film who was an ad film maker. Production on the movie is still underway and the release date is yet to be announced apart from the information that it is released in 2018. Menon said that the film is going to be a thriller with elements of magical realism and this would definitely entertain the audience.