The Abrid Shine directorial "Action Hero Biju" has been in the news ever since it went on floors in May 2015. The movie, starring Nivin Pauly and Anu Emmanuel, is set to hit the theatres on Thursday, 4 February.
It is one of the much-awaited projects of Nivin, who is basking in the success of his previous movie "Premam", directed by Alphonse Puthren. "Action Hero Biju" has been jointly scripted by Abrid and Muhammad Shafeeq and the cinematography handled by Alex J Pulickal. While the songs have been composed by Jerry Amaldev and the background score done by Rajesh Murugesan. The movie is the debut production venture of Nivin under his home production banner Pauly Jr Pictures along with Abrid Shine.
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With 23 films, Nivin has become one of the most successful actors in the Malayalam entertainment industry. His blockbuster movie "Premam" is still running successfully in Chennai even after 250 days of its release. Therefore, the audience is eagerly waiting to see Nivin back on the big screen, that too for the first time as a police officer. He looks rough and tough in the posters of the movie and the movie's trailer has already raised the expectations of the audience from the film.
Actress Anu, daughter of producer Thankachan Emmanuel, began her career as a child artiste in Jayaram-Samvrutha Sunil starrer "Swapna Sanchari" in 2011 and is making her entry to the industry as a heroine opposite Nivin in "Action Hero Biju". She has already become an Instagram star for her glamorous pictures on social media and the audience is eagerly waiting to see her performance on the big screen.
Although Abrid has directed only one film, he has become one of the trusted directors in the industry after his sports drama film "1983", which received good response from all quarters. Therefore, the upcoming Abrid directorial is one of the most awaited projects of the year.
Nivin Pauly received the Kerala State Film Awards 2014 for Best Actor for his performance in Abrid's debut directorial venture "1983". The association of the actor-director is one of the major highlights of "Action Hero Biju" and it also has directors Jude Anthony Joseph, Major Ravi in pivotal roles.
Abrid has already revealed that "Action Hero Biju" is not like usual action thrillers in which a police officer is seen chasing a goon, instead the movie deals with the day-to-day life of the cops. The character played by Nivin — SI Biju Paulose — is said to be a familiar person who lives in our society and is not similar to the police roles done by many superstars in Malayalam till date.