Ahammed Khabeer, who helmed the six-episode series, says he and writer Ashiq Aimar stumbled upon the story, while visiting the Central police station in Kochi.
The series is also surprisingly devoid of certain crime thriller tropes, which seems to have worked in its favour.
A lot of people tell me that they find it difficult to grasp my dialogue and require subtitles, says Lal.
The teaser sets the tone for the series, promising an intense journey of crime and investigations surrounding the killing of sex workers.
This series marks the debut of Disney Plus Hotstar in the Malayalam web series space.
The movie is a simple take on father-daughter relationships, that gently prods people to think out of the conventional set up.
When we think things are moving smoothly, a big tragedy befalls their lives. The incidents and the pitfalls form the rest of the story.
‘Dear Vappi’ revolves around an ambitious tailor Bashir and his daughter Amira who is a model.
Lal admitted that the ad makers had approached him with the permission of the government and that he did it for money as he had financial issues during the time of Covid.
Here are a list of things you should keep in mind before heading to the theatres to watch 'Mahaveeryar'