Alphonse Puthren’s Gold teaser is full of Premam vibes
The much-awaited teaser of Alphonse Puthren’s comeback film ‘Gold’ got released last day. The 3-minute long teaser has the director’s signature all over it and brings back instant memories of his sensational blockbuster, ‘Premam’. The shots, edit patterns, colours and background score.. everything in the teaser is reminiscent of ‘Premam’. Within 13 hours of its release, the teaser has zoomed past 3 million views in YouTube.
While Prithviraj and Nayanthara play the leads in ‘Gold’, the film has an elaborate supporting cast as well. Shammy Thilakan, Ajmal Ameer, Mallika Sukumaran, Jagadeesh, Sudheesh, Abu Salim, Baburaj, Lalu Alex, Shanthi Krishna, Roshan Mathew, Vinay Forrt, Suresh Krishna, Deepti Sati, Shabareesh Varma, Chemban Vinod Jose, Jaffer Idukki, Prem Kumar, and Sabumon are some of them. In the teaser, it is also mentioned that the film will also have guest appearance from many others.
Alphonse is donning multiple hats for the film. Besides scripting and directing, he is also handling the edits, stunts, Visual FX, animation, and colour grading. Cinematography is handled jointly by ‘Premam’ fame Anend C Chandran and Viswajith Odukkathil, who recently made a noteworthy debut with ‘Hridayam’. Alphonse’s regular collaborator Rajesh Murugesan is composing the music.
‘Gold’ is jointly produced by Supriya Menon under the banner of Prithviraj Productions and Listin Stephen of Magic Frames.