According to the latest reports, veteran actor Mohanlal will soon be wrapping up the first schedule of his eagerly-awaited ‘Odiyan’ in Varanasi and going on a three-month-long break, thereafter. During this hiatus, he will be losing weight in order to get into shape for the second schedule. Moreover, he is also likely to wrap up his film with Bollywood director Ajoy Varma before re-joining the ‘Odiyan’ team. Well, this is some nice news indeed and could create quite a buzz amongst ‘Lalettan’ fans.
In case you did not know, ‘Odiyan’ is touted to be a supernatural-thriller and is being directed by VA Shrikumar. In it, Mohanal will be seen playing the role of a man from the mystical Odiyan community. Sometime ago, the director had revealed that the film will feature a fair deal of action.
“There will be five action sequences and five songs – all of which are weaved in as part of the narrative. The action scenes will the highlight. Also, there will be a lot of special effects and we would be taking close to six months for the post production, “he had added.
On a related note, this is a busy time for Mohanlal. He is currently gearing up for the release of ‘Villain’. A B Unnikrishnan directorial, it features him in the role of a cop and has created a buzz amongst fans. The film also has the likes of Vishal, Manju Warrier and Hansika Motwani in the lead.