Malayalam superstar Mohanlal to play a blind man in next fllm
Malayalam filmmaker Priyadarshan's upcoming film Oopam, a crime fiction, stars Mohanlal in the lead role playing a blind man who is also the prime suspect in a crime he has witnessed.
The movie will also be remade in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu depending on how it received by audiences.
Oppam is the story of Jayaraman, a blind man who works as a lift operator in a building where he happens to witness a murder in a flat. The killer escapes and Jayaraman is charged with the crime based on the circumstantial evidence. He is forced to look for the real killer to establish his innocence.
Priyadarshan, who has directed the Hindi film hit Bhool Bhulaiyaa, is known for his comedies, but has chosen a different genre this time.The film is scheduled to release in September 2016.