Kalabhavan Shajon to direct Prithviraj in a family entertainer!
Most actors these days have plans to direct a movie someday. Malayali actors like Sidharth Bharathan, Vineeth Kumar, Prithviraj Sukumaran and Dhyan Sreenivasan (the latter two have announced their films) are all into film making. Recently, we saw actors like Aju Varghese and Mythili assisting other filmmakers. Despite being established actors, they have an hunger for film making and are interested in exploring the craft of making a movie.
It’s been a while since reports about Kalabhavan Shajon directing a movie with Prithviraj started surfacing online. Apparently, Shajon has narrated a oneliner to Prithviraj last year After being impressed by the idea, the young star had asked Shajon to develop it into to a full fledged script. As per latest reports, the movie might go on floors next year. It is said to be a family entertainer with some thrilling elements. However, there is still no official confirmation from either side about such a project.
Prithviraj has been in the US for over a month now shooting for debutant Nirmal Sahadev’s Ranam aka Detroit Crossing. After his return, he will be joining the sets of Anjali Menon’s upcoming movie. He is also expected to shoot for the final schedule of Roshni Dinaker’s My Story in January. In May, Prithviraj will be starting works on his directorial debut Lucifer which stars superstar Mohanlal in the lead.