The remake of the Bengali superhit, Konttho, is set to star Manju Warrier and Jayasurya. As Malayalam stars Manju Warrier and Jayasurya recreate the blockbuster hit with Meri Aawaz Suno, Nandita Roy and Shiboprasad Mukherjee’s much-acclaimed and loved Konttho creates waves yet again. Recently, the poster for the upcoming film was released, announcing the association.
As was the case with Kontho, the poster of its Mollywood remake is also making waves, and the announcement that it is associated with big names such as Manju Warrier and Jayasurya is further growing excitement levels. “Shiboprasad Mukherjee shares, talking about the same thing, “It is gratifying to see our content resonating with the audience beyond regional borders and breaking language barriers.
Konttho is incredibly close to our hearts as the story is so emotionally binding and impactful that we are delighted that the film has made a mark effectively and is now set to reach a wider audience. Konttho, released last year by Windows Productions, not only touched the hearts of the viewers, but also struck a chord with the medical department as the film inspired a new club in Bengaluru.
We see RJ Arjun Mallik in Konttho, played by Shiboprosad Mukherjee, embarking on a long journey to be able to hear his own voice, after laryngectomy, again.Taking a cue from the film, the Karnataka Government Department of Differently Abled and Senior Citizen, along with a Bengaluru-based medical start-up, has decided to start an online laryngectomy club, Konttho Club, to empower patients after surgery who have lost their voices.