Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham directed by ace director Priyadarshan is the most expensive film to be made in Malayalam. The film is gearing up on a massive budget of 100 crores. Mohanlal is playing the lead character Kunjali Marakkar in the movie. It was announced earlier that technicians from all over the country are teaming up for the production of this film. Sabu Cyril who previously done biggies like Baahubali and Enthiran is handling the Production Design of Marakkar.
Sabu Cyril recently opened up to a media about Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham. He said that Marakkar is more challenging than Baahubali. Since the film is based on history and real incidents, a lot of research is required for analyzing a finding out how the sets and costumes were in those days. He said a big team is accompanying him in the research process. He also expressed his happiness to work along with Mohanlal once again.
Marakkar is bankrolled jointly by Antony Perumbavoor, Santhosh T Kuruvilla and C J Roy. The initial filming will start by November of this year. Veteran actor Madhu, Pranav Mohanlal and Durga Krishna are playing prominent roles in the movie. The movie will be also released in foreign languages too.