The film will star Tovino, Shine Tom Chacko, Roshan Mathew and Rima Kallingal as the leads.
Aashiq Abu’s Naradan tries to explore the falling standards of journalism and its takeover by the phenomenon of sensationalism.
Aashiq Abu’s Tovino Thomas-starrer Naradan has been postponed owing to rising Covid cases in Kerala.
Starring Tovino Thomas and Anna Ben as the main leads, Naradan is a journalism thriller in which Sharafudheen also appears in a pivotal role.
The decision to make the movie last year had kicked off a controversy after the Sangh Parivar alleged that it was an attempt to whitewash Haji, who led ‘the massacre of Hindus.’
Religious outfits including Hindu Aikya Vedi came out in the open against the actor for agreeing to perform the role of Variamkunnath Kunjahammed Haji.
The Padmarajan award for the best film was won by 'Mayanadi', written by Syam Pushkaran and Dileesh Nair and directed by Ashiq Abu.