Prithviraj to play a former national footballer in Beautiful Game
Ace actor Prithviraj will play a footballer in ‘Beautiful Game’ directed by photographer turned director Jamesh Kottakal’s directorial debut. He plays someone who has played in the national football team in the right forward position. Only immensely skilled footballers play in this position.
The crew is leaving no stone unturned to make the movie a professionally perfect experience. The makers are striving to make the movie a spectacle worth the best south Indian sports movie. Hollywood action director Rob Miller who was part of ‘Chak De Indian’ and other sports movies will make sure the actions are perfected. Six cameras will be used simultaneously to shoot sequences on field. Though Prithviraj’s life as a national footballer will not be dealt with in the. movie, the life after that will be the highlight.
The Beautiful Game malayalam movie narrates the history and present state of football in Malabar and Malappuram
After making his debut as a producer for the Malayalam film “Kohinoor”, actor Asif Ali is all set to produce his second film under the home banner Adam’s World of Imagination.
The upcoming film based on football will be directed by Jamesh Kottakkal starring none other than Mollywood box office ruler Prithviraj Sukumaran, who is basking in the success of his three back-to-back blockbusters at the Kerala box office.
“The game of life is a lot like football U have to tackle ur problems, block ur fears and score ur points when u get the opportunity, may be that’s y it’s called the BEAUTIFUL GAME and this is our next “Adams world of Imagination “presents “THE BEAUTIFUL GAME ” *ing PRITHVI RAJ !! Share and support,” Asif announces about his upcoming project through his Facebook page.
The film is also said to have some other prominent stars of Malayalam and veteran football players from India and Africa.
Ajay Kumar writes the story and screenplay of the sports-based film, which is expected to go on floors by next year in Areekode in Malappuram.
As part of the film, the makers will reportedly conduct an audition for two youth football teams on 26 and 27 December at Kottapadi ground in Malappuram.