Great news to Malayalam movie lovers, young actor Prithviraj is making his directorial debut. Guess who is in the lead? It’s none another than the complete actor Mohanlal. The movie titled ‘Lucifer’ is written by the powerful actor-writer Murali Gopy and will be produced by Aashirvad Cinemas. This is really a dream team for a movie lover.
Prithviraj always did say that he was interested in the field of direction and fans were eagerly waiting for it. Announcing the project Prithviraj wrote on his Facebook and Twitter timeline :
“LUCIFER” starring The Lalettan, written by Murali Gopy, produced by Aashirvad Cinemas will be my directorial debut….COMING SOON!
Mohanlal too wrote about the project in his official Facebook page :
Here I have a big news for my million splendid audience about my upcoming project. A big budget movie from Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Aashirvad Cinemas, which sees collaboration of two icons of Malayalam film industry behind the camera for the first time, who are also distinguished for their uniqueness … Prithviraj son of my dearest Sukumarettan doing his directorial debut and Murali Gopy son of our Gopiettan penning story and script … And the movie’s name is ‘LUCIFER’.
Muraly Gopy had written ‘Lucifer’ long back for late director Rajesh Pillai. It was a dream project for Rajesh Pillai but fate was against. This movie is the greatest tribute anyone can give to Rajesh Pillai.
Meanwhile Mohanlal and Prithviraj celebrating the success of their movies ‘Oppam’ and ‘Oozham’ directed by Priyadarshan and Jeethu Joseph respectively. Mohanlal’s upcoming movie Puli Murugan’s trailer and song has already created a buzz among the fans. The movie will hit the theatres on October 7th. Prithviraj will be next seen in Ezra and My Story.