The actor was also seen in 'Mexican Aparatha' and 'CIA', however, it was his role in 'Angamaly Diaries' that brought him attention.
There are reports that Mammootty mouthed the dialogue in one take.
Thara Ramanujan’s ‘Nishidho’, Sidhartha Siva’s ‘Aanu’, Manoj Kana’s ‘Khedda’, ‘Avinovilona’ by Sherry Govindan–T Deepesh, Dr Biju’s ‘The Portraits’ and three movies directed by Jayaraj are also expected to give a tough fight to the top-billed names
The episode is said to be the remake of 'Olavum Theeravum' directed by P N Menon in 1970 which was scripted by M T Vasudevan himself
Thankaraj shot to prominence recently by donning the lead role of Vavachcan in the movie 'Ee Ma Yau' directed by Lijo Jose Pellissery.
Petitioner Peggy Fenn of Thrissur sought the removal of the movie from OTT platform citing the abundant use of profanities in the film directed by Lijo Jose Pellisserey.
A three-member panel headed by ADGP K Padmakumar had reviewed the Lijo Jose Pellissery movie.
DGP Anilkant had formed a special three-member committee headed by ADGP Padmakumar to check whether the controversial movie contained any offensive content
The lawyer for CBFC submitted before Justice P V Kunhikrishnan that the censored version of the film was cleared for public viewing with an 'A' certificate.
'Churuli' was recently released on the OTT platform SonyLiv and was widely panned for the excessive use of abusive and obscene language.