Director: Aashiq Abu
Cast: Prithviraj Sukumaran
Just like the world went through a blow during the pandemic, similarly, the film industry went through something like that, and everything came to a halt. But now, as we are moving to a new normal, everything is resuming at its own pace, and so is the film industry. Over the past few months, we have had quite a few releases as well, but when Prithviraj Sukumaran announced his new project Vaariyamkunnan, the audience got swept off their feet.
Not only did he share the sneak peek of the announcement in Tamil but he also shared quite some details that might interest the audience. According to the details shared by him, the shooting of Vaariyamkunnan can be estimated to begin by the next year.
To make the venture a successful one, the famous actor will be teaming up with director Aashiq Abu. The director has set quite a record for himself by giving us movies like Virus. From the information we could get, it can be said that it is going to be a period film, and will tell the story of an individual who set up his own parallel government to fight against the British during the 1921 Malabar rebellion.
Love and Critisization go hand-in-hand for Vaariyamkunnan
However, as much as the audience has loved the film, the announcement had to go through a lot of criticization as well because of picking a Muslim personality as a subject. It is said that the Muslim personality who has been chosen, has done quite some injustice to the Hindu people during the early British rule.
According to the Sangh Parivar, the subject of the movie, Kunnathu Kunjahammed Haji, had been associated with great crimes as well and was not at all an individual who needs to be glorified.
A portion of the strict fan even compromised Aashiq Abu, the chief of the film, and said that there would be serious outcomes on the off chance that they continue with the venture. They additionally said that they could never permit the group to shoot the film.
Starting from throwing vulgar comments to outraging the modesty of the actor’s mother Mallika Sukumaran, there is hugely cyberbullying that is going on against the actor. A few have even shared inappropriate comments against Prithviraj’s father, late actor Sukumaran. Meanwhile, the movie, ‘Vaariyamkunnan’ will go on floors next year.
The period drama, which will also be an ambitious project of Aashiq Abu will be made on a massive budget as compared to his other films. The filmmaker had further confirmed that the movie will have a budget of Rs 75-80 crore.
Prithviraj hasn’t responded to the scorn remarks as of now. Sources say that the group did a broad examination on the existence of Kinjahammed Haji and they would not show homage to such devotees. The shoot is probably going to start in January 2021. The content of Vaariyamkunnan is composed by Harshad and Rameez.
As of late, Prithviraj was recording for his forthcoming film, Aadujeevitham. The entertainer alongside chief Blessy and a group of 58 individuals were strangled in Jordan throughout the previous two months because of the lockdown. Subsequent to getting back to India, the Lucifer chief went into 14 days of isolation.
In a previous post, Prithviraj expressed, “He faced a domain that administered a fourth of the world. Carved out his own country with a military that pursued an at no other time battle against the British. In spite of the fact that the set of experiences was sung and covered, the legend lived on! The legend of a pioneer, a warrior, a nationalist. A film on the one who turned into the essence of the 1921 Malabar upset #Vaariyamkunnan Filming starts in 2021. On the 100th commemoration (sic).”
Prithviraj further added Zikandar and Moideen will create the film and it is being composed by Harshad and Rameez. The head of photography is Shy Ju Khalid and Saiju Sreedharan will be altering the film.
Presently, the most recent news reports are coming in that because of the scriptwriter’s view on a strict issue, he had chosen to separate himself from the south film. According to most recent news reports, when the specialized group of the film, Vaariyamkunnan was declared, old Facebook posts by Ramees on strict matters became famous online.
News reports additionally express that Ramees has apologized for sharing those posts. According to media reports, Ramees gave an expression of remorse expressing that he understood his misstep, and is saying ‘sorry’ for his pernicious Facebook posts.
The overseer of the southern show, Vaariyamkunnan Aashiq Abu, likewise shared a post on Facebook expressing that he disagrees with the perspectives shared by Ramees in his online media posts. Aashiq Abu further proceeds to add that disturbing the claims against the screenwriter, a conventional clarification was undoubtedly requested from him.
The declaration of Vaariyamkunnan came out as an extraordinary astonishment for both the enthusiasts of Prithviraj and Aashiq, as the team has never indicated about cooperating before. With this exceptionally expected task, the long-lasting dream of the cine-attendees to observe the relationship of Aadujeevitham entertainer and Virus chief has at long last worked out.
Vaariyamkunnan, which will begin abounding in 2021, is mutually written by Unda distinction author Harshad and Rameez. Muhsin Parari, the famous situation, is co-coordinating the film alongside chief Aashiq Abu.
Shyju Khalid is the overseer of photography. Saiju Sreedharan handles the altering, while Jyothish Shankar handles the workmanship course. Sameera Saneesh will plan the outfits for the venture. Benny Kattappana is the creation regulator. Vaariyamkunnan is created by Zikander and Moideen, under the standards Compass Movies LTD and OPM Cinemas.
While there were web-based media posts condemning the film, a few groups came on the side of the film’s character. Mangalam Gopinath, a veteran Congress pioneer at Manjeri told a media gateway that Variyamkunnath has done numerous beneficial things. He further said that they have enough verifications to build up that he was not an enemy of Hindus.
Additionally, the producers of Vaariyamkunnan told a media entryway that they have analyzed multitudinous archives inside and outside the country with regards to the 1921 Mapila revolt. The moviemakers further told the entrance that their film will be founded on written history as it were. One of the movie producers further told the media entryway that everybody in the general public had a significant task to carry out in sorting the land’s heritage out.