Vikram was last seen in Malayalam movies in 2000 but after the release of Sethu and Dhil which were path breaking movies in his career the star had to concentrate more in Tamil, Now in 2010 when director Roshan Andrews who is considered as one of the most promising filmmakers in Malayalam cinema and is known for his realistic portrayals of characters met Chiyaan Vikram in Chennai recently had narrated a script to the star. Needless to say, Vikram was quite impressed. According to reports, Vikram was bowled over by the script and story narration, and instantly agreed to do the film sometime next year, after he complete his current projects in Tamil.
“Yes, I’ll be doing the film,” says the excited actor, when spoke to the media, “I’ll be doing it for free as I want to give something back to the Kerala audiences who are waiting to see me in Malayalam.”
Roshan Andrews,has directed superhit movies like Notebook and Evidam Swargamanu, and has also done Udayanu Tharam that was later remade into Tamil as Vellithirai and in Hindi as Shortkut – The Con is On. Roshan Andrews
Currently, Roshan Andrews is busy completing Casanova, a big-budget, romantic action thriller starring Malayalam superstar Mohanlal, and another project which might have Prithviraj in the lead. Looks like after tasting the feel of Bollywood, Vikram is all set to give some thing back back to the audience who watched him during his struggling days!