Recently, Mollywood megastar Mammootty announced his most expensive upcoming project through his official Facebook page. He will be the first choice for the film-makers when it comes to a history based story. The movie saying the story set in the 17th century of Kerala life. The movie is written and directed by newcomer Sajeev Pillai. Finally, the team revealed the budget of this upcoming period drama movie. The reports are saying, the movie ‘Maamankam’ which is produced by Venu Kunnapilly under Kavya films banner, and with the budget of 30 crores.
‘Maamankam’, depicts the thrilling story of legendary ‘Chaaverukal’ of the Valluvanadu region of prehistoric Kerala. The movie writer-director Sajeev Pillai did around 12 years of research about the characters. Along with megastar Mammootty, for this highly budgeted movie will feature some prominent actors from Indian Film Industry. This movie title was adapted from 1979 released Prem Nazir starer hit movie. The movie has given more curiosity to the audience from its official announcement.