Malayalam star Prithviraj will fly to the United States of America next week as the shooting of his upcoming film Ranam aka Detroit Crossing is due to commence there.
The director has ear-marked locations in the US where the film will be shot and the filming process will begin from next week onwards, we hear from credible sources.
Starring Prithviraj in the lead role, Ranam has Mamta Mohandas playing his female lead. The film will mark Nirmal Sachdev’s directorial debut in the Malayalam film industry. Reports say that the team has planned a 50-day shooting schedule in the country and will return to India in October.
Mamta Mohandas and Prithviraj team up in the film after long, and it will also be one of the few films to be shot entirely abroad. 'Has there been a Mal film that dealt with the dark, violent side of life..set amongst people living away from 'home'? says the promotions. Prithviraj has always been open to experiments, and one such was his first cross over film, Shyamaprasad's Ivide.