Mohanlal, Prakash Raj to share screen space after a hiatus
Mohanlal and Prakash Raj are two living legends of Indian film industry. They are coming together for a movie again after a long gap of 20 years for Odiyan. The last movie in which they have shared screen space was 1997 Tamil movie Iruvar. Mohanlal plays Odiyan Manickyan, a man possessing shapeshifting ability in the movie, which is scripted by National award-winning scenarist Harikrishnan and directed by V. A. Shrikumar Menon. Manju Warrier plays the female lead and Innocent plays another important role in the movie.
Mohanlal is currently on a break and undergoing intense training to shed about 15 kgs of weight to play the younger version of the role. The shooting of the movie will resume soon. M Jayachandran composes the music and Shajikumar handles cinematography. The movie is bankrolled by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Aashirvad Cinemas.