Aashiq Abu to team up with Prithviraj for Vaariyamkunnan
Reported By 24 Jun 2020
Prithviraj has announced a new project titled Vaariyamkunnan, which will be directed by Aashiq Abu.
The movie is a biopic on the life of freedom fighter Vaariyamkunnathu Kunjahammed Haji, who was the leader of Malabar Rebellion.
“He stood up against an empire that ruled a quarter of the world. Etched out his own country with an army that waged a never before war against the British. Though history was burned and buried, the legend lived on! The legend of a leader, a soldier, a patriot. A film on the man who became the face of the 1921 Malabar revolution,” says Prithviraj about the movie, which will start rolling in 2021.
Vaariyamkunnan is being produced by Zikandar and Moideen. Harshad and Rameez are the writers. Shyju Khalid is the cinematographer. Muhsin Parari is the co-director.