Prithviraj’s forthcoming film Anwar release has postponed for the second time. Mamata Mohandas, Prakash Raj and Lal play lead roles in this film which has been directed by Amal Neerad. The film was earlier supposed to release on July 9; however, it was later postponed to September 10 as a Ramzan release. The latest news is that the film’s release date has postponed once again to October 15.
Red Carpet Movies, which is producing the film, has informed the theatre owners about the latest developments surrounding the film’s release. The production house has reportedly stated a reason that the post production will take more time and hence the film’s release has been delayed. Ramzan is one of the busiest times of the year for new Malayalam film releases. This year, Mohanlal’s Shikar, Mammootty’s Pranchiyettan and the Saint and Jayaram’s Makeup Man are all set to hit the screens. Prithviraj is making a cameo appearance in Makeup Man.
Prithviraj’s previous three films, Thanthoni, Pokkiri Raja and Raavanan were termed as hits at the box office. He is turning producer for Santosh Sivan’s Urumi, a period film in which Prithviraj is donning the lead role. Apart from all these films, he will soon be seen is Veettilekkulla Vazhi : The Way Home which has been directed by Dr Biju.