Asif Ali after the huge success of Salt & Pepper is slowly climbing the ladder of stardom. He needs a solo action hit to establish himself as a saleable star.
Asif had given bulk dates to writer and director AK Sajan, known for his action films like Stop Violence and Lanka. Together the team has made Asuravithu an action packed thriller, with Samvrutha Sunil playing heroine.
Asuravithu is about a guy (Asaf Ali) studying in a seminary to become a priest, due to circumstances forced to take the gun to destroy evil. In the process he himself becomes the new don!
The film has a strong supporting cast of Kalabhavan Mani, Siddique, Jagathy Sreekumar, Harisri Asokan and a dozen new faces. It has music by Alphonse and Rajesh Menon.
The action packed Asuravithu produced by Leela Creations has been snapped up by Central Pictures. The film is scheduled to release in September.
Humour star Mukesh will have a movie release by the end of this week. His ‘Sarkar Colony’ directed by VS Jayakrishna is the new humorous movie all set to be on theatres before this Onam-Ramzan season. Featuring Devayaani as the heroine, the movie will also have jagadheesh, Jagathy Sreekumar, Suraj venjaaramoodu, Jafer Idukki, Kottayam Nazeer and Indrans in other important roles.
‘Sarkar colony’ will tell the tale of a group of government servants who are all into their on private businesses for making money. Produced by V P Hamza kilthan in the banner of Shwetham creations, the movie is written by VC Ashok.
MG.Sreekumar is the music director while Saloo George is the cinematographer of ‘Sarkar Colony’.
The front line comedy artist of Mollywood Jagathy Sreekumar and shortest actor Guiness Pakru will join to don the lead characters in the new movie titled as ‘Kunjettan’. Directed by Sasi N Nair and Raju Thottam, the movie will be scripted by Jiji K Aymanam.Suraj, Saikumar, Manianpilai raju, Sudheesh, Anoop Chnadran, Saju Kodiyan, Vettukili Prakash and Jaffer idukki are part of this comic entertainer which will be produced by Poonkaavanam films.
Earlier, Guiness pakru had donned the lead in movies like ‘My Big father ‘ and ‘Swantham Bharya zindabad’ which were reasonably safe earners in the Box office.
Mamtha Mohandas was undoubtedly the person of the year in 2010. The actress who became the favourite of every magazines following her revelations about the survival from cancer, also was seen in some of the best roles of the year. The best heroine role of the year was also done by her in Sathyan Anthikkad’s ‘Katha Thudarunnu’ which ran to success. She was also seen in good roles in films like ‘Anwar’ and ‘Thriller’, which came out in the second half of the year.
The actress will be soon as the heroine to Mukesh in the new movie ‘Gruhanathan’, to be directed by Mohan Kupleri. The movie will also feature Siddiq, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Jagathy Sreekumar, Mamukkoya, Indrans, Kalpana and Bindu Panicker in other important roles.
‘Gruhanathan’ would be produced by Neythalath Suchitra under the banner of Gurupurnima.