Poet-lyricist Rafeeq Ahammed debuts in screenwriting for Bollywood
Guruvayur: Poet-lyricist Rafeeq Ahammed who penned many popular songs for Malayalam movies is debuting in screenwriting. He will be writing the first screenplay for Bollywood. The movie is based on a Delhi-based romance story. The screenplay will be translated into Hindi.
The movie will be directed by Guruvayur native Vijeesh Mani who obtained a Guinness record by making different movies. The hit movie makers Abbas-Mustan will be partnering in production. Mustafa, son of Abbas, is playing the male lead in the film.
Vijeesh Mani said that he entrusted Rafeeq Ahammed with the task of writing screenplay in order to give it the beauty of a romantic poetry. Rafeeq also stated that he is very happy to take up the work.
Vijeesh handed over the story of the movie to Rafeeq Ahammed at Guruvayur temple entrance on Thursday. He penned the first scene of the script in the presence of Lord Krishna in the temple.