Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is currently busy playing the lead role in Villain which is being directed by B Unni Krishnan. Produced by Rockline Venkatesh under the banner Rockline Entertainments, the film is made on a huge budget. It has actor Manju Warrier playing the female lead.
In Villain, Mohanlal plays an ex-cop and will be appearing in two different looks. While for the older role, he will seen in a salt and pepper avatar, for the young cop role he will be seen in a stylish one.
Apart from Mohanlal and Manju Warrier, the film also has Vishal, Hansika Motwani, Renji Panicker, Srikanth, Raashi Khanna, Aju Varghese, Chemban Vinod Jose and Anand in the star cast. It may be mentioned here that Tamil actor Vishal, who is the president of the Tamil Film Producersâ€™ Council and the General Secretary of the South Indian Film Artistes Association, will be making his debut in Mollywood with Villain.
Touted to be a technically outstanding film, Villain is being filmed using the 8K resolution and will be released in the same format. In fact, this will be the first Indian film to be released in such a format.
The filmâ€™s cinematography is being handled by Manoj Paramahamsa and editing will be done by Shameer Mohammed. An action-oriented film, the stunts are being choreographed by the Hollywood stunt director Peter Hein along with Stunt Silva and Ravi Varma.
There were reports of Sunny Leone making her debut in Mollywood with Villain when the project went on the floors but this rumour was quashed by B Unni Krishnan.
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