Prakash Raj will play the villain in Odiyan. The mega-budget Mohanlal starrer will be directed by ad-filmmaker Shrikumar. According to a report in DC, internationally acclaimed Peter Hein will choreograph the action sequences.
Manju Warrier is the female lead of this film that has Sabu Cyril as art director and Harikrishnan in charge of the script. Shaji Kumar has been roped in to handle the camera.
The project is said to be the most expensive Malayalam film ever made. Anthony Perumbavoor of Aashirvad Cinemas will finance the film that will be made using the latest technology and rendered in 3D, according to reports.
The project will go on the floors soon.