Dulquer sings for ‘Charlie’

Martin Prakkat’s ‘Charlie’ is a musical love story. The film has six songs of which one is sung by Dulquer Salman.

Gopi Sunder composes music for the lyrics penned by Santhosh Varma and Rafeeq Ahmed. Jomon T John wields camera for the film.

The story and dialogues are written by Unni R. The script is penned by Martin Prakkatt and Unni R.

The cast also includes Dulquer Salman, Parvathy, Aparna Gopinath, Nedumudi Venu, Chemban Vinod, Joju George, Renji Panicker, K P A C Lalitha, Seetha, Soubin Shahir, Kalpana, Sunil Sugatha, Joy Mathew, Neeraj Madhav, Jacob Gregory, Tovino Thomas, and Ramesh Pisharody.

‘Charlie’ is produced jointly by Shebin Bekkar, Martin Prakkatt, and Joju George under the banner of Finding Cinema.

Vinod Mankara’s ‘Ottamandaram’ from November 14

Ottamandaram’ is all set to be released on the 14th of November. Actress Bhama does the lead role in this movie. The film is directed by Vinod Mankara.

‘Ottamandaram’ narrates the agony and anguish of a 14 year old girl, who at this age is a student, mother, and widow. The story, script, and dialogues are written by Ajay Muthana.

the other cast are Nandu, Sajitha Madathil, Nedumudi Venu, Sankar Ramakrishnan, Kozhikode Narayanan Nair, Kochupreman, Leshoy, Kulappulli Leela, and Sreekkutty.

Priyadarshan’s next titled Aamayum Muyalum’

Priyadarshan’s new movie is titled ‘Aamayum Muyalum’. The movie stars Jayasurya, Nedumudi Venu, and Innocent in the lead roles.

Mumbai native Pia is the heroine. The film will go on floors from September. Diwakar will crank the camera and M G Sreekumar is the music director. The movie which is expected to complete its shoot within one month is slated for Christmas release.

Innocent, who is an MP, will take leave for one month for this movie. Now he is acting in Siby Malayil’s Jayaram-starrer ‘Njangalude Veettile Adhithikal’.

‘Budhettan’ started rolling

Dileep’s new film ‘Buddhettan’ has started rolling. The movie is expected to be released for Onam. ‘Buddhettan’ is directed by Sudheesh Sankar.

Namitha Pramod and Mythili do the female leads. Kalabhavan Shajon, Nedumudi Venu, Siddique, Ganesh Kumar, Lalu Alex, Suraj Venjarammoodu, Geetha Vijayan, Valsala Menon, and Neena Kurup include the cast list.

The story, script, and dialogues are by Dinesh Pallathu. ‘Buddhettan’ is produced by Super Good Films. Tamil music composer S A Rajkumar tunes the lyrics by Murukan Kattakkada and Rafeeq Ahmed. Anil Nair wields the camera.

Dr Biju’s ‘Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal’ started rolling

Dr Biju’s ‘Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal’ with Kunchacko Boban in the lead role has started rolling. Kunchacko Boban plays a photographer in this movie which is based on Endosulphan tragedy.

The movie starts with Kunchacko Boban picturizing scenes from the endosulphan affected area Kolathilappara in Bellur. He also took photos of children who are victims of the same.

Dr Biju’s aim is to bring these victims before the society and open the eyes of those who have closed their eyes on them. Nedumudi Venu plays the chief reporter of a newspaper. Salim Kumar, Suraj Venjarammoodu, and Prakash Bare are the other main actors in ‘Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal’.

There will be 10 days shoot in June. The second schedule is in September at Geneva. The movie is scripted by the director himself. M J Radhakrishnan cranks camera for the movie.

‘Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal’ is Dr Biju’s movie after the National Award winner ‘Perariyathavar’.

Nedumudi Venu plays the lead in Gamer

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Debutant director Anoop Raj is scripting and directing Gamer, with Nedumudi Venu as the protagonist. The main location is Ponmudi.

Thalaivasal Vijay, Jagadeesh, Krishnakumar and Tejasri include the main cast. Anoop Raj has been an associate director to several prominent names in the industry.

Three young actors also include the cast. Devadevan, the son of actor Vijayaraghavan, Basil, who was launched in Cinema Company and John, who played an important role in Tournament are the three.

The film, produced by Tomy and Sunu, is a suspense thriller. Narayan Swami is the cinematographer. Shaheen Abbas scores the music.

‘Puthiya Theerangal’ to release on September 27

Sathyan Anthikkad, who is busy shooting his new film, that has been titled ‘Puthiya Theerangal’, would be releasing the film next month. The film would grace the screens on the 27th of September.

‘Puthiya Theerangal’ stars Nedumudi Venu in the lead role along with Namitha Pramod. Nivin Pauly would also be seen in a key role. The film has been scripted by Benny P Nayarambalam.

‘Puthiya Theerangal’ has been set against the backdrop of the sea, and has been caught on camera by Venu.

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The film has sea as the backdrop and stars Nivin Pauly and new girl Namita Pramod in the lead, along with Sathyan regulars like Nedumudi Venu, Innocent, KPAC Lalitha and others.

The shooting of the film was conducted in coastal Arthunkal. It is Sathyan’s first film to be shot with sea and fisher folks as the backdrop. The film story and screenplay is by Benny Nayarambalam and is produced by Anto Joseph under Ann Media banner.

Sathyan Anthikad said: “It is not done deliberately but by now it has become some kind of a custom for me to name the film only after it is complete and poster has to be designed. I always search for that perfect title and it has happened this time as well.”

Sathyan’s Oru Kariyam Parayanundu will release in the last week of September.