Samyuktha Menon, Vivek Oberoi join Prithviraj's Kaduva
Samyuktha Menon stars as the female lead, while Vivek Oberoi reportedly plays the antagonist
Prithviraj has started shooting for Shaji Kailas' next, Kaduva, at Mundakkayam. Samyuktha Menon plays the female lead in the film. Bollywood star Vivek Oberoi is also reportedly part of the cast as the antagonist.
Vivek had earlier made his Malayalam debut in Prithviraj's directorial debut Lucifer, and won rave reviews for the same.
As per reports, Shaji's frequent collaborators Sai Kumar, Siddique, and Vijayaraghavan are also part of the cast of Kaduva. Touted as a mass action entertainer, the film sees Shaji Kailas reuniting with Prithviraj again after 2012's Simhasanam.
Prithviraj plays an influential planter named Kaduvakkunnel Kuruvachan in the film, which has a script by Jinu Abraham. Abhinandan Ramanujam is the director of photography. Interestingly, Abhinandan also shot two Prithviraj films — Nine and the upcoming Kuruthi.
Shameer Muhammed is editing Kaduva, while Jakes Bejoy is in charge of the music.
Supriya Menon is producing the film under the banner of Prithviraj Productions in association with Listin Stephen's Magic Frames.