Veteran filmmaker Fazil, who plays a pivotal role in Mohanlal starrer epic film ‘Marakkar – Arabikadalinte Simham,’ has joined on the set of the film in Hyderabad. His portions in the film will be shot in the coming days in Ramoji Film City.
The much-hyped film is directed by Priyadarshan. The movie also features Prabhu, Suneil Shetty, Manju Warrier, Arjun Sarja, Mukesh and Keerthy Suresh in key roles. It is based on the true life of Kunjali Marakkar IV, who is most popular of the Marakkars. Marakkar IV was the Muslim naval chief of the Zamorin (Samoothiri) during the 16th century in Kerala.
This big budget movie is bankrolled by Antony Perumbavoor, Santhosh T. Kuruvilla and C.J. Roy. Thiru cranks the camera.