Popular producer Gokulam Gopalan turns actor with Netaji
Popular producer Gokulam Gopalan, who has bankrolled some grand budget movies like Pazhassi Raja, Athisayan and Kayamkulam Kochunni, is all set to play the lead role in the upcoming historical political thriller Netaji. He will be seen portraying the titular role of Subhash Chandra Bose in the movie, written and directed by Vijeesh Mani. He is the director of Vishwaguru, a film that was made and released in just 51 hours and 2 minutes. He was the producer of Mohanlal starrer Bhagavaan as well.
This is the first time Gokulam Gopalan is plying the lead role in a movie. Earlier, he has made cameo appearances in movies including Clint. His next release as a producer will be Mr. & Ms. Rowdy, directed by Jeethu Joseph, starring Kalidas Jayaram in the lead role.