'Odiyan' will be released in Telugu also. Odiyan is an upcoming Indian Malayalam-language fantasy thriller film directed by V. A. Shrikumar Menon in his feature film debut. It was written by Harikrishnan and is based on the legend of Odiyan, who in Kerala folklore are men possessing shapeshifting abilities, who could assume animal form. Odiyans are said to have inhabited the Malabar region of Kerala before the era of electricity. The film stars Mohanlal in the lead role, alongside Prakash Raj and Manju Warrier; produced by Aashirvad Cinemas.
Story first published: Sunday, November 4, 2018, 17:24 [IST]