Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea is an upcoming Malayalam-language historical war movie directed by Priyadarshan and produced by Aashirvad Cinemas with Moonshot Entertainments and Confident Group as co-producers. The movie stars Mohanlal, Sunil Shetty, Arjun Sarja, Manju Warrier, Nedumudi Venu, Pranav Mohanlal, Keerthy Suresh, Kalyani Priyadarshan and other supporting characters as well.
The film is based on the battle exploits of Kunjali Marakkar IV, who organised the first ever naval defense of the Indian coast by defending Portuguese invasion at the Malabar Coast. He was the naval chieftain of the Samoothiri.
The film began principal photography in December 2018 and was concluded in March 2019. The movie was scheduled to release on 26 March 2020. The movie will be released in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Hindi languages.
The release date is now postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic. The movie will be releasing soon on Onam 2020. Stay tuned to know more. Will keep you updated with the upcoming information regarding it. Would appreciate for your corporation.