Thanthonni Poster featuring Prithviraj
|Directed by||George Varghese|
|Produced by||Shahul Hameed Marikar|
|Written by||T A Shahid|
|Music by||Thej Mervin|
|Distributed by||Marikar Films|
Thanthonni (Malayalam: താന്തോന്നി) is a Malayalam film which is under production and is scheduled for an early 2010 release. The film is directed by George Varghese, a former assistant to Shaji Kailas. Thanthonni stars Prithviraj and Sheela in the lead roles.
Kochukunju played by Prithviraj, the youngest member of the wealthy Vadakkan Veettil family, happens to be a brat who is living life on his own terms. It is a huge household where he lives with his mother, three uncles and their families. All in the family are well-placed and rich, except for Kochukunju, who has been a troublemaker right from his childhood.
Shoot for the film started on Novermber 6, 2009. The main locations were Kochi, Ottapalam, Pollachi and Dubai. The film wrapped up shooting by end of December, 2009. Currently Post production works are under way.
Tentative release date is January 22, 2010.