The much-revered Mohanlal is arguably one of the most successful and popular names in Malayalam cinema today. During a long and illustrious career, the National award winner has won the love of fans courtesy his evergreen personality, gripping performances, and remarkable range as a performer. Moreover, over the years, he has featured in several evergreen classics and proved that he is a synonym for commercial success.
Now, there is some awesome news for his well-wishers. As it so happens, the ‘Complete Actor’ recently crossed the 5 million followers mark on Twitter. And, to celebrate this feat, his well-wishers organised a small celebration for him on the shoot location of Odiyan. The star enjoyed the special moment and had a nice time. Lal truly is the pride of M-town and this achievement bears testimony to the same.
In case you did not know, Odiyan is a supernatural-thriller and will see him essay the role of a man form the famous Odiyan community. He will be seen sporting different looks in this one and showcase his versatility as an actor. The film is a VA Shrikumar directorial and also has Manju Warrier in the lead.
Interestingly, several specialists have worked on Mohanlal’s fitness and helped him get the right look for Odiyan.
“As part of the 25-member team from France, there will be masseurs, ayurvedic experts, dermatologists and hardcore fitness trainers. It’s also the first time such a team is brought in for an actor’s makeover in Malayalam cinema as we want Lalettan to have a refreshed look once the regime is over,” the director had told a daily.
Interestingly, a few months ago, the director had said that the film would feature several intense action scenes.
“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.
So, are you excited about Odiyan? Comments, please!