I’m nervous to act alongside Mohanlal: Parvatii Nair
Mohanlal’s upcoming movie with Ajoy Varma went on floors recently in Mumbai. The superstar is expected to join the team very soon after he returns from Singapore, where he is holidaying with his family. Parvatii Nair is playing one of the female leads in the movie. The actress noted for her roles in films like James and Alice and Uttama Villain is all excited about sharing screen space with Mohanlal.
In a recent interview to TOI, Parvatii is quoted saying, “He is one of my favourite actors and easily one of the best in the country. As I will be acting alongside him, there will be this constant fear of how I will match up to his performance. That’s something I am really nervous about.”
This yet-to-be-titled movie is said to be a thriller set entirely outside Kerala. Mumbai and Pune are the major locations while brief portions will be canned in Sri Lanka and Mongolia as well. The makers are currently on the look for another suitable actress to play Mohanlal’s wife. Suraj Venjaramoodu, Dileesh Pothan and Sai Kumar are also part of the supporting cast.
Director Ajoy Varma is a former associate of veterans Ram Gopal Varma and Rajiv Anchal. He has previously directed a Hindi movie titled SRK. For his debut Malayalam directorial, Ajoy has assembled a formidable line up of technicians, most of them from Bollywood.
The movie is scripted by is scripted by newcomer Saju Thomas and cinematography is handled by Santhosh Thundiyil. It is being produced by Santhosh T Kuruvilla’s Moonshot Entertainment, and co-produced by John Thomas and Mibu Jose Nettikdan.