Team Kurup heads to Dubai next; Check out these new location stills
After a short break, shoot of ‘Kurup’ has resumed in full swing. Last week, the team had a brief schedule in Ahmedabad. After wrapping that up, the crew is now in Dubai. A few photos of Dulquer from the location have leaked online. He is seen sporting a thick goatee. As informed earlier, the star will be appearing in multiple looks in the film and this is expected to be one among them.
‘Kurup’ is one of the biggest Malayalam films in the making currently. Srinath Rajendran is directing the film, which is based on the life of Kerala’s infamous criminal, Sukumara Kurup. Jithin K Jose has written the story and screenplay is penned jointly by KS Aravind and Daniel Sayooj Nair.
For the uninformed, Sukumara Kurup is one of the most wanted criminals in the judicial history of Kerala. He is accused of murdering a person named Chacko in the year 1984. Chacko was strangled to death and his body was burnt inside a car. Kurup allegedly committed the crime to fake his own death and claim an insurance amount of Rs 8 lakhs by killing Chacko who bore a resemblance with him. Kurup is supposed to have fled abroad after the incident and has been absconding for over 30 years now.
While Dulquer Salmaan essays the titular role, the cast also includes other big names like Indrajith Sukumaran, Tovino Thomas, Sunny Wayne, Sobhita Dhulipala and Shine Tom Chacko. Tovino plays the role of Chacko and Indrajith essays the investigating officer’s role.
On the technical front, Nimish Ravi of ‘Luca’ fame is cranking the camera and Sushin Shyam handles the music department. National award winning editor Vivek Harshan and art director Vinesh Banglan are also part of the crew. ‘Kurup’ is being produced by Dulquer Salmaan’s own banner, Wayfarer Films, and M Stars.