'Maniyarayile Ashokan' gears up for OTT release

Salmaan’s upcoming production ‘Maniyarayile Ashokan’ will be releasing in Netflix. Though the makers are yet to officially announce it, talks in social medias suggest that film will be premiering on August 31.

Starring Jacob Gregory in the lead, ‘Maniyarayile Ashokan’ is said to be a fun rom-com set in a rural backdrop. Anupama Parameswaran, Anu Sithara, Shritha Sivadas, Nayana Elza, Shine Ton Chacko and Krishna Shankar are also part of the supporting cast.

Debutant Shamsu Zayba is directing the film and it is scripted by Vineeth Krishnan. Camera is cranked by Sajad Kakku and music department is handled by Sreehari K Nair. Appu N Bhattathiri is editing the film. Dulquer Salmaan is producing it along with Gregory. The film was supposed to hit screens earlier this year, but due to the virus outbreak, the release had to be postponed.

Meanwhile, the Film Exhibitors United Organisation of Kerala (FEUOK) have stated they will not be co-operating with those who are opting for OTT platforms directly before theatrical release.

 

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