Kayamkulam Kochunni, the Nivin Pauly starrer is now all set to storm the box office. The Rosshan Andrrews directorial is based on the story of Kochunni, a thief who resided in Kayamkulam. The movie is bankrolled by Gokulam Gopalan under the banner of Sree Gokulam Movies. The movie is made upon a whopping budget of 40 crores and the latest reports doing round is that the film already achieved 25 crores even before the release.
The reports say that the movie received about Rs 25 crores by selling its other language rights including Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and the overseas rights. The movie collected half of its budget even before the release. The movie is expected to hit screens during the Onam season. Kayamkulam Kochunni is the most awaited movie of Nivin Pauly and it is the biggest movie made in his career.
Mohanlal is doing a cameo role in the movie as Ithikkara Pakki. Priya Anand is playing the female lead in the movie. Sunil Sukhda, Idavela Babu, Sunny Wayne, Shine Tom Chacko and Babu Antony are also playing prominent roles in the movie. Bobby and Sanjay jointly wrote the script of Kayamkulam Kochunni.