Mohanlal and Priyadarshan, the actor-director duo has always set major friendship goals for the younger generations with their unique bond. The duo’s friendship has always been equally celebrated as their films by their diehard fans. Recently, Mohanlal treated the fans with his unseen throwback picture with Priyadarshan, which was posted along with a heartwarming caption.
The complete actor has fondly remembered his precious moments with Priyadarshan, from dreaming about cinema together, celebrating the first victories, and being there for each other through thick and thin, in his special post. Mohanlal has also remarked that most of his memorable characters were born from his deep friendship with Priyadarshan and expressed his happiness on teaming up with him once again for Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham.
While sharing some old pictures with everlasting memories, Mohanlal Say; “This picture is a dream come true … many dreams come true .. many characters were born … from this friendship … From the first film to the Marakkars … from the first applause to the big celebrations …Friendship with the shoulder to shoulder in every success or failure ..”
After seeing Mohanlal’s post on social media, Priyadarshan is totally overwhelmed with Mohanlal’s emotional post and shared it on his official Facebook page. As expected, both the fans of Mohanlal-Priyadarshan duo and film fanatics are going gaga over the throwback picture, which has already taken the social media by storm.
Mohanlal and Priyadarshan’s friendship developed during their college days. The duo teamed up for the first time for Mohanlal’s debut acting project Thiranottam, in which Priyadarshan worked as an assistant director. Later, Mohanlal went on to pursue his acting career, while Priyadarshan concentrated on filmmaking. The filmmaker made his directorial debut with the 1984 movie Poochakkoru Mukkuthi, which featured Mohanlal in the lead role.
They together gifted some of the most memorable films of the Malayalam movie industry, including Kalapani, Thalavattam, Vandanam, Chithram, Kilukkam, etc. Mohanlal and Priyadarshan are currently working together for their ambitious project Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham, which is based on the historical character Kunjali Marakkar IV. The movie, which is touted to be the most expensive project ever made in Malayalam, is slated to hit the theatres on 19 March 2020.