Mohanlal begins his directorial debut: Barroz- Guardian of D’ Gama’s Treasure
Mohanlal has completed 43 years in film industry. He shined in the industry as a great actor, producer and singer. But now Mohanlal is turning into a new phase of his life, as a director. Mohanlal has announced the beginning of his first directorial movie, Barroz- Guardian of D’ Gama’s Treasure.
The shoot for Barroz will commence on 24th of March 2021 and the shooting locations are expected to be at Goa, Kochi and Portugal. The movie is said to be made 3D and it will be an entertaining film especially for children. Mohanlal has written about Barroz- Guardian of D’ Gama’s Treasure, in his blog in 2019. He revealed Barroz to be a 3D movie and the movie includes many foreign actors. He also added he had casted Spanish actors Rafael Amargo, Paz Vega and Caeasr in the movie.
The movie is produced by Antony Perumbavoor and written by Jijo Punnoose. Jijo Punnoose is the director of India’s first 3D movie ‘My Dear Kuttichathan’. Cinematography is done by Santhosh Sivan and music is composed by 15-year-old Lydian Nadhaswaram. Lydian has won in the CBS talent show, The World’ Best.
Mohanlal appears to be in the title role, Barroz, who has been protecting the treasure of D’Gama for 400 years. Hollywood actress Shayla McCaffrey is said to act in of the lead roles in this fantasy movie. Veteran actor Pratap Pothen is included the cast as Voodoo Doll. Prithviraj tread the boards in one of the lead roles. The other casts from Mollywood is not yet revealed.