Aami is an upcoming Malayalam movie directed by Kamal. It really based on the life of writer Kamala Surayya, Manju Warrier performs the lead role in the biopic. Kamala Surayya, popularly known by her name Madhavikutty and Kamala Das. She also fondly referred by the name Aami which the movie is titled after. In this film shows three different stages of Kamala’s life. It would be a challenging role of Manju Warrier in her career.
Kamal will be attaining the milestone of completing three decades in the Malayalam film industry with Aami. Director Kamal and Manju Warrier are collaborating for the third time with this movie. The two important films are Ee Puzhayum Kadannu and Krishnagudiyil Oru Pranayakalathu. The shooting of this biopic commenced on 24th Mar 2017 at the Kamala Suraiyya Memorial in Punnayurkulam, Thrissur. The shooting of Aami scheduled to be held at Ottappalam, Ernakulam, Mumbai, and Kolkata.