Kayamkulam Kochunni is one of the most anticipated films in Mollywood. Nivin Pauly playing the title role along with The complete actor Mohanlal and Tamil actress Priya Anand are playing important roles in this movie. Nivin Pauly is the box office king among the new generation actors. Though some might counter, he has proved his acting skills with his performances in ‘1983’ and ‘Premam’. Nivin Pauly has the looks of a common man, he has the big fan following in Mollywood and Kollywood.
It really is based on the life of Kochunni, a famed highwayman who swindled from the rich and gave to the poor in the early 19th century. The dialogues in the movie will be using the ancient Travancore slang in the movie.
The film’s main shooting locations
Srilanka, Kerala, Karnataka, Kasaragod, Mangalore and Uduppi.
Kayamkulam Kochunni location stills
Attraction of “Kayamkulam Kochunni”
- It based on the real life of thief kochunni
- In “Kayamkulam Kochunni”, Mohanlal is playing the role of Ithikara Pakki. (Pakki was the first legendary Robin Hood of Kerala; he and Kochunni were contemporaries.)
- Nivin Pauly is playing the lead role in “Kayamkulam Kochunni”.
Cast and Crew
The movie is directed by Roshan Andrews and scripted by Bobby & Sanjay. The music and background score for the film is composed by Gopi Sundar. “Kayamkulam Kochunni” is estimated as a 20 crore movie which is getting bankrolled by Gokulam Gopalan under the banner of Sree Gokulam Movies. Binod Pradhan has cranked the camera while A. Sreekar Prasad is in charge of the edits.
Nivin Pauly as Kayamkulam Kochunni
Mohanlal as Ithikara Pakki
Priya Anand as Janaki
Priyanka Thimmesh as Suhra
Babu Antony as Thangal
Sunny Wayne as Keshavan
Kayamkulam Kochunni first came into the screen in 1996, the film stars Sathyan, Adoor Bhasi Manavalan Joseph, and K. J. Yesudas. Now again it comes back to the mini screen with the same name, the audience is waiting for the film to come.
The Title Character Kayamkulam Kochunni
Kayamkulam Kochunni is one of the most famous thieves of Kerala. He was the feared thief as well as the loved savior, at the same time. This kind of person is to have a lot of solemnness, and that is exactly needed in a character to make a movie about him.