Nivin Pauly, the young crowd-puller of Malayalam cinema is going through the best phase of his career so far, with some exciting projects in the pipeline. The Padavettu actor recently opened up about the emerging OTT culture in the film industry, in the interview given to a leading daily. Interestingly, Nivin stated that he is open to doing original OTT content.
When he was asked about the Malayalam film industry's disapproval towards the OTT platforms, Nivin Pauly replied that people find it a little difficult to adapt when new technologies are introduced. He also admitted that an OTT platform cannot provide the fulfilling movie experience provided by a cinema theater. But at the same time, Nivin feels that the impact of OTT platforms cannot be ignored.
The actor also added that people need to realise that the movies can be enjoyed in the OTT platforms will be made in the near future. When he was asked about his OTT debut, Nivin Pauly stated that the popular OTT platforms are producing amazing original content, and he is open to the platform if something comes his way.
Coming to his career, Nivin Pauly will soon resume the shooting of Padavettu, the upcoming action thriller directed by Liju Krishna once the lockdown ends. The much-awaited project, which is produced by actor Sunny Wayne, will feature the actor in two get-ups. He has some promising projects in the pipeline including Gangs Of Mundanmala, the rustic thriller and Bismi Special, the romantic comedy.
The crowd-puller is also joining hands with the filmmaker-cinematographer Rajeev Ravi for the first time, for the upcoming project Thuramukham. The movie, which is said to be a period thriller, revolves around the famous protests against the Chappa system that existed in the coastal areas of Cochin during the 1950s.