The actor was asked about Manichitrathazhu while sharing his story about Joji directed by Dileesh Pothen and starring Fahad Fazil. Fahadh was asked what role he would play in the remake of Manichitrathazhu, the best psycho horror film of all time in Malayalam. The actor says that he cannot act in a film like Manichitrathazhu. The actor’s words are as follows
He wants to watch a movie like Manichitrathazhu and enjoy it. Also, he wants to make a remake of Manichitrathazhu. Mine is a small world. Fahad added that events filmed inside a house are more interested in such a plot. Two films of Fahad are coming out in the next few days. Urul, Joji. The films will be released on OTD. Both are films in different genres. The film was well received by the audience.
Director Fazil had earlier said in an interview to Indian Express Malayalam that many people were skeptical about making this film. But my inner cinematographer was interested in that subject. But the benefit I got was that I had told the story to all the directors I knew before taking ‘Manichithrathazhu’. They all shared their inner fear.
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That was a plus for me. Having said that, it seemed that one should be very careful then, without even a loop hole, and do it with the utmost care. The best time I took was for its script writing. It took three and a half years to write the script. It went on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on. That’s how ‘Manichitrathazhil’ lands, the script was perfect when the movie started, “Fazil said of the film.