Actor Prithviraj has reportedly quit from the movie ‘Aami’ directed by Kamal. The move is based on the life of writer Kamal Surayya. The actor has already committed to many films, which is why he decided to quit the movie. Tovino Thomas is said to be replacing Prithviraj. However, there is no clarity regarding Tovino’s role in the movie.

Manju Warrier plays the title role of Aami. Murali Gopi will play the role of Madhava Das, whereas Anoop Menon acts as Saheer Ali. Aami is shot in locations at Kochi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Ottappalam. Many of the turning points in Madhavikkutty’s life happened at Kolkata and Mumbai.

Majority of the characters connected with Madhavikkutty in her personal and professional life will appear in the movie. Kamal has prepared the script interweaving the research of many years and his experience. The movie is produced by Raphel P. Thomas and Roban Rocha under the banner of Reel and Real Cinema.