Pigman has in the lead role Jayasurya,who is getting noted these days for playing all kinds of characters. His performance in the recent Beautiful,the film that has won reviews plus success at the box-office,has been appreciated a lot.
The film is directed by Avira Rebecca who made news with his first film Thakarachenda. That film bagged for him the Kerala State Film Award for the Best Debut Director.
Pigman,his second film,is a young guy Sreekumar,whose father wants him to get a doctorate in Linguistics as he is an idealist who loves Malayalam language the most. Sreekumar finally lands up at the university as a research scholar. But things are destined to take a different turn for him. The financial issues that he faces has Sreekumar abandoning his research to take up a menial job at a pig-sty.
Besides Jayasurya,Pigman also stars Remya Nambeeshan,Harisri Ashokan,M. R. Gopakumar,Suraaj Venjara-moodu and Reena Basheer. Produced under the banner of Sreesurya Films,it has and music by Gautham.
Unni R. Nair