Upcoming big budget Malayalam movies 2015-16
Big Budget movies are getting ready in Malayalam. The movies of Mohanlal, Mammootty, Prithviraj and Dileep are in its making and discussions. Lets all hope to see super blockbuster movies in Malayalam with all facinations.
Prithviraj will be doing the lead role in multi-lingual mythological movie directed by Hariharan. Reportedly the actor will be playing the role of Lord Krishna in the mega budget movie. The movie named ‘Syamanthakam’ will be released in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam versions and will be released globally. Gokulam Gopalan is the producer of this big budget movie that will have many characters from the Mahabharata in it. Casting is yet to begin and rumours that actors from across the country will be in main roles. Reports says over Rs 30 crore will be the expense for this film. Rasool Pookutty will handle the sound design for the mythological film. Reportedly, Prithviraj will learn martial arts and horse riding for this movie and he is very much excited about this project. Hariharan feels that Prithvi's looks and personality perfectly matches the role of Krishna.
Mohanlal and Priyadarsan teams up for an untitled big budget movie. The movie will be an international multi-lingual film and the movie will be completely shot in Russia.Rauf G Mehdiyev from Azerbaijan and Jaison Pulikottil of Full House Entertainment will be producing this film which reportedly costs Rs 28 crore. The movie will have only four Malayalam actor inlcuding Aparna Gopinath, Prathap Pothen and Sasi Kumar, along with Mohanlal and other casts are from Azerbaijan. The action thriller narrates the story of a lady (Aparna), who along with her husband (Mohanlal), travels to Russia in search of her mother. The music of the film will be composed by Ilayaraja, while art direction will be handled by Sabu Cyril ( "Baahubali"). Shooting will start by October and will be released world wide and the unexplored Central Asian and Chinese box offices, which will be a first for a Malayalam movie.
Mammooty is back into action movies. Megastar 393 is Mammootty's new big budget film and its on pre-production stage. The movie based on police investigation is directed by Akhil Paul with Anas Khan. Akhil Paul- Anas Khan is a much expected duo after the release of debut film 7th Day as scriptwriter. The movie is expected to have a Rs 10 crore budget and the movie has much anticipations for Mammootty fans. Megastar 393 is the 393rd film of Megastar Mammootty and as per reports the movie will commence shooting by January 2016 and will be theaters for Vishu. Mammootty will appear in the role of an investigating officer and the screenplay and script is written by the directors Akhil Paul and Anas Khan.
Mohanlal's next big budget is the very much expected Pulimurugan. The movie which will be released in 2016, is directed by Vysakh. Mohanlal will appear in title role and Kamalini Mukherjee will do the female lead role. Kamalini says her character is completely different and out of her comfort zone and she have not done such a role before. The other casts include Vinu Mohan, Kishore, Jagapati Babu, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Bala. South sensation Namitha will also play an interesting character in the film. There were many issues, like fights between the locals and crew members, during the shooting of the movie. Mohanlal says the story goes through the emotions of human and an animal. The movie will reportedly costs Rs 15 crore and it is going to be a big film in Malayalam.
Dileep and South star Siddharth starring Kumara Sambhavan is another big budget film going throug discussions. Siddharth already has a very good number of fans in Kerala and reports says he is going to debut in Malayalam film with Dileep.The movie 0will be direced by Ratheesh Ambat and the script will be written by Murali Gopi. The shooting, of this debut movie of Ratheesh, will begin in 2016. Murali Gopi will also play a main role in the movie and it is expected to be a big budget film of 2016.