Malayalam film Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan, which is said to be named after actor Hrithik Roshan, has emerged as one of the highest grossing films of the Malayalam film industry.
On its opening day November 18, the film earned Rs.3.2 crore and is getting good response from critics.
The Mumbai-based Bollywood actor has an immense popularity in south India and thus the makers of Kattappanayile decided to name a film after him. Kattappanayile’s humongous opening itself speaks about the following of this Bollywood star there.
Sources close to Hrithik have revealed that he was very pleased when he got to know about it.
The film revolves around a boy whose father wanted his son to become an actor. Kattappanayile explains how the boy aspired to be an actor, which he later eventually. The onscreen drama conveys the actor’s stardom across south India and his crazy fan following there.
The film is directed by Nadir Shah.