Movie by Priyadarshan; Biju Menon as hero in MT’s ‘shilalikitham’
MT Vasudevan Nair, the pride of Malayalam, is one of the legendary writers in the Indian literary world. All of his literary works and films have survived through the ages. Now, an anthology of six stories written by MT Vasudevan Nair is being prepared.
These six stories will be written by six prominent Malayalam directors. One of them is Priyadarshan, the master director of Malayalam. It is reportedly being made by OTT giant Netflix. This is the first time Priyadarshan is doing a film with a screenplay by MT Vasudevan Nair. Priyadarshan is making a film based on the story of his Shilalikhitham.
Famous actor Biju Menon will play the lead role in this movie. This will be Biju Menon’s first Priyadarshan movie and MT movie. Priyadarshan says that MT has handed over the script to him and he is going to fulfill his biggest dream.
In addition to this, there are reports that Santosh Sivan is preparing the story of MT’s Abhayam in which actor Siddique will play the lead role. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post. The names of Shyamaprasad and Ranjith are being heard now. The shooting of these films will start after the Covid restrictions are changed.