Theevandi is an upcoming Malayalam movie starring Tovino Thomas. It is directed by debut film-maker Fellini TP and written by Vini Vishwa Lal. As being a writer, Theevandi is Vini Vishwa Lal’s third film after ‘Second show’ and ‘Koothara’.
The film is produced under the banner of August Cinemas. Appu Bhattathiri will be editing the film. Samyukta Menon will be playing the female lead with Saiju Kurup, Surabhi Lakshmi and Suraj Venjaramoodu in significant roles. The film’s music has been composed by Kailas Menon. The song Jeevamshamayi, composed by him , has become a rage among music lovers, as its romantic undertone makes one fall in love with it. Its video song has recently garnered around 3 million views on Youtube. It is sung by Shreya Ghoshal and Harisankar KS.
Theevandi is a political satire depicted through light humor where the protagonist Bineesh(Tovino) hardly knows a thing even about himself. Tovino plays a rustic role with no job and he will be seen as a lazy guy who doesn’t even comb his hair. He portrays a chain-smoker in the film. Samyukta menon’s character Devi is a government employee who became a village officer after passing her PSC exam. The movie is also said to have an unique narration pattern.
The makers of the film took to Facebook to officially announce that Theevandi will hit the theatres on May 04, 2018. But later due to some certificate issues, the film was postponed. The latest rumours suggest that the movie will be released on May 12, 2018 ; which is next week. There is no official announcement from the officials about the postponed date. The malayalee Audience are eagerly waiting for the release date of the movie.