Tim Abell (left), his tweet (centre), movie poster (right)
Hollywood actor Tim Abell recently released the teaser video for director Nirmal Baby Varghese’s Malayalam horror movie ‘Vazhiye’.
“I am happy to unveil the teaser of #Vazhiye directed by my friend @nirmalbabyvarg1 whom I look forward to working with soon! Congratulations and all the best to much success to the entire team.” wrote Tim Abell while sharing the teaser video on social media.
Tim Abel, has starred in over fifty Hollywood movies, including Sniper: Special Ops, Circus Kane, Soldier of God, Super Shark, Curse of the Komodo, The Base, Instinct to Kill, The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option, Snow White: A Deadly Summer and Mega Shark vs. Kolossus.
'Vazhiye' is the first Malayalam film to be shot in ‘found footage’ style of making. This experimental movie already garnered attention as the Indian debut of Hollywood music director Evan Evans. Newfaces Jeffin Joseph, Aswathi Anil Kumar, Varun Ravindran, Joji Tomy, Shyam Salash, Saniya Poulose and Rajan played lead roles.
The horror thriller is written and directed by Nirmal Baby Varghese and produced by Baby Chaithanya under the banner of Casablanca Film Factory in association with Vivid Frames. Midhun Eravil, Shobin Francis, and Kiran Kambrath are the cinematographers. Jeffin Joseph is the executive producer.
Editing and sound designing was done by Nirmal Baby Varghese. Jees Joseph is the project designer and Sanjay Thomas Chowattukunnel, Nibin Stany, Alen Jiji are the production controllers. Arun Kumar Panayal and Saran Kumar Bare are the associate directors.
V Nishad is the PRO and final mixing was done by Rajeev Viswambharan. Translation and subtitles were written by Nandalal R. Amalu is the title designer and still photography was handled by M E Photography, Social media promotion: Asha Manoj, Infotainment Reels.
Director Nirmal, a native of Wayana, is currently adapting his own documentary ‘Thariode’ into a feature film titled 'Thariode: The Lost City'. It stars international artists like Bill Hutchens, Luing Andrews, Alexx O’Nell, Courtney Sanello, Amelie Leroy, Brendan Byrne and legendary actor Roger Ward.