With his upcoming film, King of Kotha, Dulquer Salmaan is branching out into the action genre. According to rumors, filming for the film will begin in August of this year. During a media encounter, Dulquer Salmaan was reported as saying that he is constantly striving to find screenplays that are favorable to the audience. He also stated that King of Kotha will contain all of the elements of a mass entertainer and that he expects that the audience will be satisfied.
Abhilash Joshiy, the son of veteran director Joshiy, is directing the movie, with Abhilash N Chandran writing the script. Joshiy’s 2019 film Porinju Mariam Jose catapulted the writer to popularity. Furthermore, the King of Kotha’s narrative will depict events that occurred in the mythical town of Kotha. According to reports, the filmmakers are in talks with actor Prithviraj Sukumaran for a key part in the film. Although, as of yet, the creators have not confirmed the report.
Indrajith Sukumaran, Sunny Wayne, Shine Tom Chacko, Sobhita Dhulipala, Manoj Bajpayee, and Maya Menon are all expected to appear in supporting parts in the film. Dulquer Salmaan, on the other hand, will appear in Raj & DK’s online series Guns & Gulaabs. In the cast of the OTT show, he will be joined by Rajkummar Rao and Adarsh Gourav.
In the bilingual film Sita Ramam, the actor will also play the lead role. Mrunal Thakur has been cast as the leading heroine, while Rashmika Mandanna will play a key role in the film. The film, directed by Hanu Raghavapudi, is described as a period love story set in 1964.