Mohanlal will be seen playing an important role in Kayamkulam Kochunni starring Nivin Pauly and Priya Anand in lead roles. Said to be a period drama, Kayamkulam Kochunni will have Nivin Pauly portray a notorious thief from the 1800s and will be seen portraying an intense look. Nivin recently revealed the first look poster of Mohanlal, who plays a character called Ithikkarapakki, from Kayamkulam Kochunni recently which sent fans of The Complete Actor into a frenzy. Mohanlal’s rugged look blew everyone’s mind away and left us asking for more. Mohanlal, today, shared a poster from Kayamkulam Kochunni in which he is seen alongside Nivin Pauly and the two actors look vigorous and intense in it. While Mohanlal looks elegant and intense in his look, Nivin Pauly is equally appealing in the picture.
— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) February 20, 2018
Nivin Pauly will sport the look of an old age thief look with a handle-bar moustache while Amala Paul has an unconventional 19th century look in the film. Kayamkulam Kochunni starring Nivin Pauly is said to be one of the biggest films in the actor’s career in which he would be seen playing a thief. With unique and never-sported-before looks, Kayamkulam Kochunni will also feature Priya Anand in the other lead role and is being directed by Roshan Andrrews. Nivin Pauly has also learnt the art of Kalaripayattu which is a martial art which originated in Kerala.
“Kayamkulam Kochunni is the biggest film for almost everyone associated with it. Rosshan chettan (director Rosshan Andrrews) is leaving no stone unturned for the pre-production of the film. He’s crystal clear about what he wants and being a period film, he has even made miniatures of every sets that have to be used for the film,” Nivin Pauly had said recently. The shooting of the film is currently under progress in Kerala across various locations.