Yatra Star Mammootty who played many versatile roles is now being part of a period action drama titled Mamangam. The film is based on the Maamaankam festival celebrated during the 17th century. Mammootty will be seen playing a strong character. The film revolves around the life of the warriors known as Chaaverukal, who plot against the Zamorin ruler to overthrow them.
As per our sources, Mamangam is a mix of fiction, reality, and history. Noted filmmaker M Padma Kumar is wielding the megaphone for the film made on a budget of Rs 50 crore. Unni Mukundan, Tarun Arora, Prachi Tehlan, Anu Sitara and Ineya will be seen playing important roles. The film is bankrolled by Venu Kunnampilly under the banner Kavya Films.