Mohanlal to be directed by Arun Vaidyanathan in Peruchaazhi

The director who rose to fame with his movie on child abuse, is now doing an entertainer with the superstar of Malayalam cinema

Director Arun Vaidyanathan made a mark for himself with Achamundu Achamundu, a film that spoke about child abuse, is back wielding the megaphone after a break. This time, he will do a Malayalam movie and it will have top Mollywood actor Mohanlal in the lead.

Titled Peruchaazhi, the film is billed as a hilarious entertainer. “Mohanlal who read the script was bowled over by the novel idea behind the film and Arun is excited that the actor has agreed to play the lead role,” said sources.

The principal shooting will start from the end of the year as soon as the pre-production and visa formalities are done, since the film will be shot entirely in the US.