Actor Vinayakan to portray Karinthandan in his next
Vinayakan, who proved to be an actor par excellence with the movies like Kammatipaadam and Ee.Ma.Yau, is all set to play the titular role in the upcoming movie Karinthandan. Karinthandan, lived in the 18th century, was a local chieftain of Paniyas who discovered the path to Wayanad from the outside world through the Western Ghats mountain ranges. He was later killed by a British engineer. However, it is believed that his troublemaking psyche still exists and is chained to a banyan tree, known as Changala Maram.
The movie, directed by debutante Leela Santhosh, is being produced by Collective Phase One. More details of the movie are expected to be revealed in the coming days. The movie will start rolling by January next year.