Odiyan is an upcoming Malayalam movie starring Mohanlal. The movie narrates the story of ‘Odiyan’, who is in Kerala folklore, men believed to have ability of shapeshifting. The much awaited movie is directed by V.A Shrikumar Menon, this is his first directorial venture. Shrikumar Menon is basically an Ad film maker.
‘Odiyan’ is written by Harikrishnan. Harikrishnan is a senior Journalist of Malayalam Manorama. It’s produced by Antony Perumbavoor, in the banner of Aashirvad Cinemas. Antony Perumbavoor is one of the most successful producer in the Malayalam industry.
Odiyan releasing date
Movie Odiyan is expected to be released on 14th December 2018
Odiyan Movie story line details
In this movie Mohanlal character name is Maanikyan. Maanikyan is an Odiyan who can race on four legs and crawl through the muddy slippery paddy fields. Odiyan would assume the shape of a bull or a cat or even rocks and lay on the route that the victim routinely uses at night. Odiyan ruled the darkness of night in the Malabar region before the pre – electrification era in kerala.
National award – winning stunt choreographer Peter Hein will be helming lalettan’s Odiyan film, who has previously worked with Mohanlal in the fantasy drama Pulimurukan. In this movie Manju Warrier plays the female lead role. Innocent, Siddique,Nandu, Narain, Kailash, Manju Joshi are other supporting actors. Odiyan which is set to hit theaters on December 14th.
Mohanlal’s upcoming super hit movie ‘Odiyan’ Kondoram song has already crossed three million views on social media .It composed M. Jayachandran .
Odiyan movie remaking in Telugu
Mohanlal’s Odiyan to be remade in Telugu also , The film will be released in malayalam and Telugu on Dec 14 2018 . The film is being presented in Telugu by Daggubati Abhiram and Sampath kumar of Daggubati creations .
Odiyan Malayalam movie Cast
Mohanlal as Odiyan Manikyan
Prakash Raj as Raavunni
Manju Warrier as Prabha
Innocent as Gopimash
Siddique as Damodran Nair
Manoj Joshi as Muthappan
Narain as Prakasan
Nandhu as Ezhuthchan
Kailash as Ravi
Odiyan Movie Crew
Directed by – Shreekumar Menon
Produced by – Antony Perumbavoor
Production Company – Aashirvad Cinemas
Screenplay by – Harikrishnan
Music by – M. Jayachandran
Edited by – Jhonkutty
Cinematography – Shajikumar
Distributed by – Max creation Release