Mohanlal starring ‘Villain’ directed by B Unnikrishnan has started to collect crores before the release itself. The Movie will be released on October 27.

The movie is doing a good pre-release business after selling satellite rights and Hindi dubbing rights for a record price. Surya TV has purchased the satellite rights of the movie for Rs 7 crore. This is a record price in Malayalam film industry.

Meanwhile, the movie has earned Rs 3 crore from selling Hindi dubbing rights. Villain has made a record in the industry as it is the first Malayalam movie which earns such a huge amount from selling Hindi dubbing rights.

Junglee Music has purchased audio rights of the movie for Rs 50 lakhs.

Hence, Pre-release business of Villain has crossed Rs 10 crore. Villain is another movie that is making a good pre-release business after Pulimurugan which earned Rs 15 crore.

Villain, written and directed by B Unnikrishnan, is a crime thriller. Manju Warrier, Hansika, Rashi Khanna, Sreekanth, Siddique, Ranji Panicker, Chemban Vinod and Aju Varghese play lead roles in the movie.

The movie is produced by Rockline Venkatesh.