5 things you should know before watching ‘Kayamkulam Kochunni’
- The movie is all about the life and adventures of India’s Robin Hood, Kayamkulam Kochunni, a notorious highwayman who thrived in Kerala during the early 19th century.
- Nivin Pauly is portraying the lead role as Kochunni and this is his first try as a historical character in a period movie.
- Mohanlal is doing a cameo role in this movie as ‘Ithikkara Pakki’. His appearance and action scenes in the trailer imply the strength of his character.
- Nivin Pauly learned horse riding and kalaripayattu (a martial art form) to give more life and credibility to the character.
- The movie is directed by Rosshan Andrrews, scripted by Bobby-Sanjay and bankrolled by Gokulam Gopalan. The film is shot in locations across Sri Lanka, Mangalore and Kerala.