It is no longer unpublished that Jithu Joseph is currently working with Kamal Haasan for his upcoming movie named Paapanaasham. Jithu Joseph is on cloud nine after receiving an opportunity to direct one of the finest actors not just in Indian film industry but in the world film industry. Jithu Joseph has not shied away from sharing his experiences with Kamal Haasan.
Jithu Joseph said that he was extremely conscious as he was well aware of the person he is dealing with. He remarked that Kamal Haasan is an absolute storehouse of knowledge about the world of cinema. But Jithu also added that Kamal Haasan never interfered in the process of direction and was more than willing to abide by the instructions of director.
Paapanasham is the Tamil remake of Malayalam movie Drishyan which starred Mohanlal in the lead role. Drishyam is deemed one of the biggest box office hits in the history of Malayalam film industry and the best film to be produced in the recent memory. The movie tells the story of a common man whose world starts and ends with his family consisting of his wife and two daughters. But, an unexpected turn of events alters their lives for ever and the plot narrates how he, like a true family man, shields his family from the predicament and how his family stays united in the midst of crisis.
Gauthami, who is the spouse of Kamal Haasan, will replace Meena as the female protagonist of the movie. Fans are excited to see how the offscreen chemistry of the couple will work out in the movie. The movie would mark the comeback of Gauthami who decided to take a long break from the movie when she was the peak of fame with a handful of superhit movies. Esther, who portrayed the youngest daughter both in the original and Kannada remake, will play the role in Tamil remake also. However, Niveda Thomas will portray the eldest daughter which was originally played by Ansiba Hassan. Asha Sarath will re enact the ole of the police official as she did in the original and Kalabhavan Mani will fill in the shoes of main antagonist taking over form Kalabhavan Shajon.
Another interesting note with regard to the Tamil remake is that Mohanlal’s son Pranav Mohanlal is working in the movie as the assistant director which created a lot of buzz.Kannada remake of the movie took the box office with a storm as in the case of Malayalam original and Jithu Joseph and the entire cast and crew of Tamil remake is expecting to dig gold from this remake as well.