Madhura Raja is an Indian Malayalam-language action film directed by Vysakh, written by Udaykrishna and starring Mammootty, Jai and Jagapathi Babu in the lead roles. The music is composed by Gopi Sundar. This film marks the debut of Jai in Malayalam cinema while Mammootty reprises his role Raja from the 2010 film Pokkiri Raja even though Madhura Raja is not a sequel. Madhura Raja was released in theatres worldwide on 12 April 2019.. A sequel titled 'Minister Raja' is also said to release.
|Produced by||Nelson Ipe|
|Music by||Gopi Sunder|
|Edited by||Mahesh Narayanan and Sunil S Pillai|
Nelson Ipe Cinemas
|Distributed by||UK Studios Release|
- Male cast
- Mammootty as 'Madhura' Raja
- Jai as Chinnan, Maniyannan's Son
- Jagapathi Babu as V R Nadesan
- Nedumudi Venu as Madhavan Nair
- Salim Kumar as Manoharan Mangalodayam
- Siddique as Rajendra Babu IPS
- Vijayaraghavan as Krishnan
- Suraj Venjaramoodu as Idivettu Sugunan
- Kalabhavan Shajohn as Peruchazhi Perumal
- Narain as Police Officer
- Charan Raj as Maniyannan
- Santhosh Keezhattoor as Police Constable
- Ramesh Pisharody as Channel reporter
- Balachandran Chullikkadu
- Noby Marcose as Pothan
- Aju Varghese as Suru
- Bijukuttan as Vasu
- M. R. Gopakumar as Gopalan
- Kozhikode Narayanan Nair
- Baiju V.K.
- Baiju Ezhupunna as Chandru
- Nelson as Nelson
- Jayan Cherthala
- John Kaippalil
- Prasanth Philip Alexander
- Female cast
Madhura Raja was produced by Nelson Ipe under the banner Nelson Ipe Cinemas, made on a budget of ₹30 crore. The principal production commenced in Cochin in August 2018. Mammootty reprises the role Raja he played in the 2010 film Pokkiriraja. Tamil actor Jai also plays an important character, Madhura Raja marks his debut in Malayalam. Vysakh retained Shaji Kumar and John Kutty in his team to carry out cinematography and editing respectively. Filming was completed in three schedules with the second schedule being wrapped up in December 2018.
|Soundtrack album by|
|Released||14 February 2019|
|1.||"Kandille Kandille"||Murukan Kattakada||Anwar Sadath|
|2.||"Raaja Raaja Raaja"||Dev Habibullah||Gopi Sundar|
|3.||"Moha Mundiri"||B. K. Harinarayanan||Sithara Krishnakumar|
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