Koodathai murder turns subject for 2 movies; Mohanlal to play as investigating officer
Mollywood superstar Mohanlal will act in a movie on the controversial Koodathai murder case. The 'Lucifer' actor will essay the role of an investigating officer in the movie. 'Villain' directed by B Unnikrishnan was the last crime thriller in which Mohanlal played the lead role.
According to reports, two Malayalam movies are announced on the murder.
Antony Perumbavoor will produce Mohanlal’s investigation thriller. But an official announcement regarding this is yet to be made.
Mohanlal was signed to act in a thriller movie directed by Jeethu Joseph. But when Koodathai case came into light, the filmmakers decided to adopt the case as the story for the thriller. It is not confirmed that whether Jeethu will direct the movie.
At the same time, director Ronex Philip has officially announced movie on the murder case. The title poster of this movie ‘Kolapathakangalude Onnara Pathittandu’ was also released on social media. Dini Daniel will play the role of the accused Jolly in the movie. The title poster revealed her character named Dolly.
The movie will be produced by Alex Jacob. Vijeesh Thundathil has penned the story of ‘Kolapathakangalude Onnara Pathittandu’.