Anwar Rasheed to produce ‘Premam’

anwarDirector Anwar Rasheed is now enjoying a different role, that of a producer. His first production venture, ‘Bangalore Days’, written and directed by Anjali Menon, is running in packed houses receiving positive reviews from both critics and viewers alike.

Anwar Rasheed who enjoys being a producer will next produce ‘Premam’ to be directed by Alphonse Puthren. Alphonse Puthren’s debut movie ‘Neram’, a bilingual film in Malayalam and Tamil with Nivin Pauly and Nazriya Nazim in the lead roles, was a commercial success.

‘Premam’ will have the same team of ‘Neram’ with Nivin Pauly as the hero. The heroine will be a new face. Reports say, the director of the romantic comedy film ‘Om Santhi Osana’, Jude Antony, will also act in ‘Premam’.

Ustad Hotel on June 22

Director Anwar Rasheed will be back in action after a while, with Ustad Hotel that narrates the warm relationship shared between an old man and his grandson.

Dulquer Salmaan, who made an impressive debut with Second Show plays the lead, along with Thilakan as his grandfather.

Ustad Hotel has been scripted by Anjali Menon, whose directorial debut Manjadikkuru has attracted the critics and the viewers alike. Nithya Menen plays the heroine.

The film has been produced by Listin Stephen, under the banner of ‘Magic Frames’, which made Traffic and Chappa Kurishu