Pan Indian movie ‘Kurup’ starring Dulquar Salmaan reportedly will hit theaters on November 12. The film will have its release outside India as well. Earlier, there were reports that the film would have an OTT release. But the latest reports about the release came after the government decided to open theaters in Kerala from October 25.
However, no official announcement has been made about the theatrical release. Apart from Malayalam, the film will have its release in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi.
Kurup is a film directed by Srinath Rajendran. Kurup is based on the life of Sukumara Kurup, the infamous captive in Kerala. Kurup will be available in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, and Kannada. The film, which is being made on the biggest budget of Dulquar's career, has a budget of Rs 35 crore. Wayfarer Films owned by Dulquer Salman, and M Star Entertainment produced the film. Kurup's filming in different locations including Kerala, and Dubai lasted for six months.
Jithin K Jose wrote the film, scripted and narrated by Daniel Soyuz Nair and KS Aravind. Nimish Ravi is the cinematographer and Sushin Shyam is the music director.
The heroine of the movie is Shobhitha Dhulipala. She made her Malayalam debut with the movie ‘Moothon’. The film also stars Indrajith Sukumaran, Sunny Wayne, and Shine Tom Chacko.