Prithviraj, Chackochan, Rima, Soubin to star in Aashiq Abu’s next
Director Aashiq Abu has announced his upcoming movie ‘Neelavelicham’ . The movie will be an adaptation of noted writer Vaikkom Muhammad Basheer’ s novel with the same title.
The first look poster of the movie was released on Thursday marking the 113th birth anniversary of the writer.
The movie will have an impressive cast including Prithviraj, Kunchacko Boban, Rima Kallingal and Soubin Shahir.
Announcing the news, Aashiq penned a detailed note on his Facebook page.
The movie will start rolling by the end of this year.
‘Bhargavinilayam’ , a horror-thriller released in 1964 was an adaptation of the same novel. Prem Nazir, Vijaya Nirmala and Madhu played pivotal roles in the movie.
‘Bhargavinilayam’ is regarded as one of the evergreen classics in Malayalam. He revealed that he is fulfilling his long-time dream by making the movie.