Screenwriters adapt or write scripts for film or television, providing synopses and shooting scripts rewriting on deadlines. They create the dialogue, the characters and the storyline of a movie script. The screenwriter is often the essential person in film production because no movie can start without some form of a script.
John Manthrickal, who has made his mark in the recent times as one of the best screenwriters of Malayalam film industry. He is from Wayanad (kerala).He had started his career by writing the script of the films like, Annmariya Kalippilaanu , John Manthrickal film career started his career with co-scripting this film along with Midhun Manuel Thomas who is known for films like Om Shanthi Oshana The lead was played by Sara Arjun, who mesmerized the audience in Deiva Thirumagal and Saiva.
Shine Tom Chacko, Sidique, Saiju Kurup and Leona Lishoy are also part of the cast. The story of Annmariya Kalippilaanu revolves around Annmariya, a jovial Kid who hires a goon Girish due to an incident at school.Her kindness and child mischief makes them very close and this leads to change in the morals of Girish.And, the USP of the film was the presence of Dulquar Salman who had played an extended cameo, His character was integral to the development of the plot and it was not a blink-and-miss role.The film was produced by Alice George and hit the screens on 5 August 2016. The movie was later appreciated with good reviews, which then lead to dubbing the film into various languages like Telugu under the title “Pilla Rakshasi’.
Almaara ,Upon gaining huge success with his previous film, he gained popularity among the people and offers poured in. Soon he started his next project which was named “Almaara” , he was the sole script writer of the film. The story revolves around the life of Arun and Swathi.
Working in Bangalore, Arun falls for Swathi and they soon get engaged. After their marriage, as part of a custom, Swathi’s parents present an alamara to her. Since the almara is so big and impossible to fit in Arun’s bedroom, it is placed in the living room of the house and creates a lot of inconveniences for Arun’s parents. Forced to take it to Bangalore, the film revolves around how the alamara becomes the highlight of Arun’s and Swathi’s married lives.This movie was also a success, many critics had awarded 3.0/5.
0 for the film and had appreciated how the film revolves around a cupboard without making the audience bored.Buzz is that he has currently scripting for his next project and makes his announcement soon. He can be reached through his private blog, “http://paulshevik.blogspot.in/”