Glad that Mohanlal lent his voice for C/O Saira Banu: Shane Nigam
Debutant Antony Sony’s C/O Saira Banu, released on March 17, is getting good reports from all the release centres. Families have lapped up the movie with critics rating it as a decent watch that can be enjoyed with families. The movie is scripted by RJ Shaan and dialogues are written by Bipin Chandran.
Manju Warrier is playing the titular role in this movie which also features yesteryear actress Amala Akkineni and Kismath fame Shane Nigam in major roles. Amala Akkineni made a comeback to Mollywood after a gap of over two decades through this movie.
The audience Mohanlal were thrown in with a huge surprise when Mohanlal lent his voice for Shane Nigam’s father’s character Peter George, a photographer. Shane Nigam played the character of Joshua Peter, who is adopted by Saira Banu (Manju Warrier). He is a law college student who is passionate about photography. He wishes to become a photographer just like his father. However, he gets caught in legal trouble and how Saira Banu rescues him from all that forms the rest of the plot.
Shane Nigam in a recent interview expressed his happiness and gratitude to Mohanlal for having lent his voice for the movie. Though it is a brief role, Mohanlal’s voice in the movie has a lasting impact. Earlier, Manju Warrier in her Facebook page had written that Mohanlal’s presence through his voice was the divine touch in the movie.
Manju Warrier has played the role of a post woman in the movie while Amala Akkineni is seen in the role of advocate Annie John Tharavady in the movie.
C/O Saira Banu’s technical team comprises mostly youngsters. Abdul Rahim cranked the camera in while Sagar Dass is in charge of the edits. Mejo Joseph is the music director. The movie is produced by Eros International.