The trailer of the film, directed by Jenuse Mohamed, will release on January 9.

Prithviraj to play the character Albert in 9
Flix Mollywood Wednesday, January 02, 2019 - 17:31

On January 9, the trailer of one of the most anticipated films in the Malayalam film industry, 9, will be released. With the film’s trailer launch just a few days away, its lead star Prithviraj Sukumaran took to a social networking site to introduce the lead character. The character in 9 is named Albert and Prithviraj had tweeted: “Dare to aim higher, break barriers, to reach for the stars, to make the unknown known. @PrithviOfficial is Albert in #9TheFilm. Watch the trailer on 9th of January #EeLokathinuAppuram”.

Directed by Jenuse Mohamed, 9 stars Prithviraj, Prakash Raj, Wamiqa Gabbi and Mamta Mohandas in lead roles. The film’s technical crew includes Shaan Rahman for composing the songs while Sekhar Menon will be composing the background score. Abinandhan Ramanujam is cranking the camera for this venture and Shameer Muhammed is the editor. The character posters of the film were released through which it was revealed that Wamiqa Gabbie plays the role of Eva while Mamta Mohandas will be seen as Annie.

The film is being bankrolled by Prithviraj’s wife Supriya Menon under the banner SPE Films India. It will be distributed by Sony Pictures, which will mark the production and distribution house’s entry into the Malayalam film industry.

Earlier, Prithviraj had tweeted: “Post production of #9 is in progress.. and the trailer will soon be out. We hope to bring you a wholesome, new and totally entertaining cinematic experience.” He also wrote, “From the creative heads at Sony, to Supriya, me and every single crew member you see in the credits came on board for how new we thought the film and it’s premise was. Soon, we will also introduce you to the cast.. and why we think this is a genuine first of its kind for Malayalam cinema (sic).”

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