Malayalam Superstar Mohanlal’s physical transformation for his role in the upcoming fantasy thriller ‘Odiyan’, is giving shock to everyone. Mohanlal reportedly lost 18 kgs in 51 days. Janatha Garage and Manamantha star is taking the help of a team from France for the weight loss and this news is confirmed by none other than the director of this film VA Shrikumar Menon. Recently during the media interaction, the director revealed that Mohanlal’s daily routine involved rigorous exercise from morning to till evening that includes weight lifting, rope climbing, running, swimming and more.
According to the latest buzz in the film industry, Mohanlal is taking up the mud therapy where the body is covered entirely with a large amount of earth, which would weigh 50 kg! The body is then transferred to a temperature of 14 degrees and then 30 degrees. And then to an oxygen chamber.
Mohanlal’s transformed pictures are trending on the internet. Odiyan features Mohanlal in three different avatars – the man in the present, the young Manickan and the look of an ascetic. Apart from Mohanlal, the film also has Manju Warrier and Prakash Raj in pivotal roles. Mohanlal and Prakash Raj will be seen sharing screen space after two decades. Earlier they have worked together in the cult film, Iruvar, directed by creative film maker Mani Ratnam.