Tamil Superstar Vijay Sethupathi makes his first appearance in Malayalam film industry by signing his new project Marconi Mathai. The movie will be directed by Sanil Kalathil who has a 2002 movie Uthara includes stars Jayaram and Vijay Sethupathi in lead roles. Manju Warrier, Nedumudi Venu, Aju Varghese, Hareesh Kanaran, Srinda, Sidharth Siva, Gregory and Mamukoya are part of the cast. The film will be produced by Premachandran A.G. under the banner of Satyam Cinemas. The movie has been scripted by its director coupled with Rejish Midhila.
As the name suggests, radio plays a prominent role in the movie. The plot revolves around the romance of Mathai (a ex-military man who works as a security at a co-operative bank) and Anna (a sweeper at the bank). Vijay Sethupathi plays an enigmatic character who is a good problem solver and spreads the seeds of happiness. M Jayachandran will be handling the music department. The movie will be shot bilingually in Tamil and Malayalam simultaneously.
Vijay’s movie Seethakaathi have been released last Friday and he plays the role of a veteran theatre actor called Ayya Aadhimoolam. Marconi Mathai is expected to hit the screens on January 11. The movie will be shot in Goa, Changanassery, Ernakulam and Chennai.
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