Mohanlal starrer Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham is one of the expensive film in Malayalam film industry. Directed by Priyadarshan, the movie has Mohanlal playing the role of Kunjali Marakkar.Shoot for the movie is currently progressing at Ramoji Rao Film City, Hyderabad. Recently, the team released stills of celebrations happened in the set.
The team released a few new stills from the location and the lead characters can be seen in their costumes. Mohanlal, Siddique, Manju Warrier and Prabhuin their character getups made the fans happy. Star row includes Pranav Mohanlal, Kalyani Priyadarshan, Arjun, Keerthy Suresh, Suniel Shetty and Fazil.
Another happy news that lead character Mohanlal is honoured with the country’s third highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan. He received the same in Republic day celebration. Apart from this, there were other reasons also for the celebration. Mohanlal’s production house Aashirvad Cinema had their 20th anniversary and along with that, Actor Prabhu was celebrating his wedding anniversary. His wife was also present in the sets.
Team earlier announced that Hyderabad,Ootty and Rameswaram are the major locations.75% of the shoot will take place in Hyderabad film city and rest of the shots will be in Ootty and Rameswaram.The film Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham is produced by Antony Perumbavoor,C J Roy and Santhosh Kuruvila.Earlier Priyadarshan clarified that Marakkar have both historical and fictional elements.
After Ithikkara Pakki Mohanlal comes again in a historic character but this time in title role.Ithikkara Pakki got a massive welcome even it was a guest role. Also, Mohanlal,Priyadarshan combinations are always a hit.Last movie Oppam got a high audience acceptance and the film reached in fifty crore club.So this time,entire malayalam cinema and audience are waiting for the massive arrival of their Lalettan as Kunjali Marakkar.