Excitement brews in the film industry as legendary actor Mohanlal announces his starring role in the upcoming ‘Malaikottai Vaaliban’. This news is even sweeter for fans, as the release date has been officially set for January 25, 2024. Directed by the illustrious Lijo Jose Pellissery, whose notable ‘Jallikattu’ made waves as India’s Oscar entry in 2020, ‘Malaikottai Vaaliban’ promises an unmatched cinematic journey.
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Alongside Mohanlal, the film boasts of a splendid cast including Sonalee Kulkarni, Hareesh Peradi, Manoj Moses, Katha Nandi, Danish Sait, and Manikandan R. Achari. Mohanlal’s collaboration with director Pellissery is one of the most anticipated unions, with both having a reputation for delivering cinematic excellence. Their shared vision for this film aims to offer a unique blend of historic drama and thrilling action, set in the evocative pre-independence era.
With filming locations spanning the scenic Rajasthan, bustling Chennai, and serene Puducherry, the audience is in for a visual treat. Pellissery’s choice to cast Mohanlal has been widely appreciated, given the actor’s capability to delve deep into character roles.
Scripted by PS Rafeeque, and backed by talented contributors like Madhu Neelakandan in cinematography and Prashanth Pillai in music composition, ‘Malaikottai Vaaliban’ is poised to be a blockbuster. The film is gearing up for a release in five languages, a testament to its expected universal appeal.