Kurup’s new teaser directed by Srinath Rajendran and starring Dulquer Salman will be released on March 26. Kurup will be available in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Kannada. The film received an offer of a record amount to be released on an online platform. The story of the film is directed by Srinath Rajendran and based on the life of Sukumara Kurup, the infamous captive in Kerala. Screenplay and dialogues by Daniel Soyuz Nair and KS Aravind. The heroine of the movie is Shobhitha Dhulipala who made her Malayalam debut with the movie Moothon.
The film also stars Indrajith Sukumaran, Sunny Wayne, Shine Tom Chacko, Vijayaraghavan, P Balachandran, Surabhi Lakshmi and Shivajith Padmanabhan. Nimish Ravi is the cinematographer and Sushin Shyam is the music director. Vini Vishwa Lal is also behind Kurup as the Creative Director. The production designer of the film is Bangla, who won the National Award for Best Production Design through the Blacksmith incident. Editing by another National Award winner Vivek Harshan.The film was shot in Kerala, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Dubai, Mangalore and Mysore for six months. The film is being produced by Wafer Films and M Star Entertainment, owned by Dulquer Salman. The film, which is being made on the biggest budget of Dulquar’s career, has a budget of Rs 35 crore.