One of the most anticipated films in the Malayalam film industry, Lucifer is the last stages of post-production. The film is touted to release next month as the actors are almost completing dubbing for their portions.
What makes Lucifer a highly expected film is that it is actor Prithviraj’s first directorial with a star studded cast including Mohanlal, Manju Warrier, Tovino Thomas, Indrajith, Vivek Oberoi in pivotal roles. Those in the supporting roles include Kalabhavan Shajon, Sai Kumar, director Fazil, Sunil Sughatha, Thara Kalyan, Praveena Thomas, Nyla Usha and Mala Parvathy.
According to latest updates, Saniya Iyappan, who shot to fame with the Malayalam film Queen, will be seen in an important role in Lucifer. Reports are that she will be playing Manju Warrier’s daughter. Sources in the know say that Saniya is excited about this project and is looking forward to its release. This is also her first time sharing the screen space with some of the top actors in the film industry.
The film’s technical crew includes Sujith Vasudevan for cinematography and Samjith for editing while Stephen Devassy is in charge of the music composition. Veteran writer and actor Murali Gopy has penned the script. Lucifer is produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner Aashirvad Cinemas.
The film, touted to be a political thriller, has been shot in various places in Kerala including Ernakulam, Idukki and Thiruvananthapuram, as well as in Mumbai. Some important portions were also canned in Lakshadweep and Russia. In Lucifer, Mohanlal plays a politician and his character is named Stephen Nedumballi.
The highly anticipated film is gearing up for a big release on March 28 and all efforts are being put in to ensure that the release date is not missed.
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