Another epic film is on way to its realization in the near future in Mollywood and it will be Mohanlal, the wonder from Kerala is going to be the central pillar of that film. As per reports C V Balakrishnan’s famous novel Kamamohitham is going to me made a movie soon and that too in Malayalam as well as in Sanskrit. Years Back it was published in Malayala Manorama Weekly and at that time itself many legendary fil makers like late Bharathan and K G George wanted to make it as a movie.
The Complete actor Mohanlal is doing dual roles in this upcoming flick and he will play the characters of Jajali and Sagara Dathan. K G George was the first one who came to make it as a film years before and he almost completed the pre-production works as well collaborating with Music director Ilaya Raja, Art director Sabu Cyril and cinematographer Santhosh Sivan. They had chosen Andrapradhesh as main location for the film as well. In that time Mohanlal was chosen to play the role of Sagara dathan and Mammootty as Jajali. At that time it was a big news that Mohanlal and Mammootty together in a K G George film and it really made a buzz in the M-town. Mohanlal was the one who was more interested in the making of this film and he also got ready to produce it as well. But due to some technical reasons that got dropped.
Now it is going to be conceived by a debutant director named Harihar Das from Thrissur and he is finishing the script. It will be the first Sanskrit film from a group of malayalees as well. Even though it was dropped earlier Mohanlal keep it close to his heart and even collected the pictures that artist Namboothiri had drawn for this novel and kept it like a precious treasure at his home even now.
Later Bharathan also wanted to make it as a film with Mohanlal in the lead but fate did not allowed it as bharathan passed away. Many had come to C V Balakrishnan with the desire to make it a film but nothing materialize. But now after 22 years it is going to be materialize. Mohanlal will be the only actor who will a part of this film and all other characters will be played by artists from North India. This also will be a tribute to K G George from his disciple C V Balakrishnan. It will be shot in Malayalam and Sanskrit at the same time.