News - Live” showcases some shocking realities present in the society that we
live in. Maiden venture from Newsvalue Productions, the movie gives out a
powerful message to the society through the strong female character portrayed by
the immensely talented and popular Kavya Madhavan. Taking characters from around
us, the screenplay written
by Sudheer Ambalappad, magically blends sentiments, suspense and humour in the
right mix while keeping the message intact. Kavya Madhavan enacts the role of
principle protagonist, Nayana.
The film, immersed in the realities of the present social circumstances, also sheds light on the political state of affairs in our country. The media’s involvement in the present political and social scenario is also a matter of discussion in the film. We have often noticed, how certain news, affects one’s life and how disastrous it could become if not handled properly. The film also tells how fake reports or irresponsible journalism, could ruin people’s life.
This film also has Mythili in a prominent role alongwith Kavya Madhavan. Supporting these two beautiful and talented actresses are Vineeth,Thilakan, Sukumari, Devan, Mamukoya, Lakshmi Sharma, Anoop Chandran, Thalaivasal Vijay, Ibrahim Kutty etc. The very fact that the acclaimed thespian Thilakan is seen in one of his last as well as career best roles is yet another highlight of the film.
Breaking News - Live is being produced under the banner of News Value Productions and is written & directed by Sudheer Ambalappad, a well- known Ad-film director.
ITL Release is all set to distribute this movie, produced by Ranjith Kumar, under the banner of News Value Productions. G Kishore, a popular journalist, also shares credit for the Screenplay and Dialogues of the film. Premadas Iruvallur has penned the lyrics for the music composed by the immensely popular and award winning music director, Mohan Sithara. Cinematography is handled by Murali Krishnan of ‘Byari’ fame. The locations of this film were Munnar, Calicut, Hyderabad, Guruvayur.