Baahuabli actor Rana Daggubati is all set to make his debut in malayalam film industry with filmmaker K Madhu’s upcoming project. Titled ‘Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma – The King of Travancore’, this historical drama film is based on the life of Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma, the first Indian king who defeated foreign power (Dutch) at the famous Battle of Colachel.
Writer Robin Thirumala had researched along with the director for more than 3 years on the script scouring through historical documents and ancient journals. An ensemble cast featuring lead actor from all prominent industries will be part of this big budget film.
Apart from malayalam, the film will release on other Indian languages such as Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Along with international technicians, the film has Peter Hein as action choreographer.
Resul Pookutty is the sound designer and M M Keeravani sets the tunes. Being a film with different visual treatment, Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma – the King of Travancore is expected to go on floors by August 2018.