Chanchakkam Chanchakkam: Here’s a new song from Mamta Mohandas’ Neeli
The extremely talented Mamta Mohandas will be next seen in a lead role in a horror flick titled Neeli. The movie directed by debutant Althaf Rahman is gearing up to hit screens next month. A new song from the movie was released last day in social medias.
Titled as Chanchakkam Chanchakkam, this lovely song is composed by Sharreth and rendered by Sreya Jayadeep and Swathy Praveen Kumar. BK Harinarayanan has penned the lyrics. Mamta Mohands and Baby Mia feature in the video The other songs from Neeli, Poomigare and En Anpe, have also got good response from social media users.
Horror flicks are a rarity in Malayalam cinema, unlike other Indian film industries. Prithviraj’s Ezra was the lasted noted horror movie made in Mollywood. This upcoming Mamta Mohandas starrer is scripted jointly by newcomers Riyas Marathu and Muneer Mohammadunni
The title Neeli is a slight cue to Kalliyankattu Neeli, a very popular ghost story in Kerala. A horror movie of the same name was made way back in 1979. Along with Mamta, Neeli also stars Anoop Menon in a crucial role as a paranormal investigator. Baburaj, Zinil Zainudeen and ‘Marimayam’ fame Sreekumar are also part of the movie’s cast.
Neeli’s technical crew inlcudes cinematographer Manoj Pillai, composer Sharreth and editor Sajan. Dr Sundar Menon is producing the movie under the banner of Sun Ads and Film Productions. The movie is all set for release on August 10.