A descendant of Kunjali Marakkar had approached the HC to restrain the release of the film.
Meanwhile, audiences in Kerala are awaiting the release of the duo’s megabudget Marakkar, which, according to Priyadarshan, will be released in theatres only.
Taking to Twitter, actor Mohanlal said they sincerely hope the film could be released on August 21.
Mohanlal announced on his Facebook page that he was hopeful about release of the film during the Onam festival.
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Award for special effects was conferred on Sidharth Priyadarshan, son of filmmaker Priyadarshan.
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Bagging three National Awards for 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham', Priyadarshan's latest film which is slated for a worldwide release on May 13, holds much hope.
From the two Kunjali Marakkar films to Kaaliyan: 2019 might be the year of historical epics in Malayalam cinema
Big-budget historical epics are few and far between in Malayalam cinema.