The actor talks about his function in the net sequence ‘Instagraamam’ and his look ahead to stand-out roles
When Mridul Nair’s Malayalam net sequence Instagraamam dropped on the streaming platform Neestream on February 22, it was the finish of an extended look ahead to Deepak Parambol, who performs considered one of the major characters.
It was yet one more probability to show that he might deal with comedy. “I might pull off such a personality in Kunjiramayanam and that gave me the confidence to take up this function,” says Deepak. He performs Kaliyedathu Sukesh, a 32-year-old jobless bachelor. Cricket is his weak point and that’s how his surname acquired shortened to ‘Kali’ (play/recreation). All that he needs is to get married and cool down.
“Mridul informed me the story once we have been working in BTech (2018). Even although he might have performed a movie undertaking after that, Mridul wished to make this net sequence. The format hadn’t grow to be a pattern then in contrast to now when there’s a barrage of net sequence on social media and digital platforms,” Deepak explains.
Instagraamam is ready in Andippara, a fictitious village someplace in Kerala. “The spotlight is a bunch of characters with bizarre nicknames and mannerisms,” provides Deepak. The title stands for the way good the folks of the village are with ‘on the spot’ and humorous retorts.
The narrative begins with the police investigating the demise of 5 folks, presumably after studying a guide, Instagraamam, which is about Andippara. The story then shifts to this village the place viewers are launched to Suku. He is tied to a tree and a crowd has gathered round him. Apparently, he was caught red-handed whereas he sneaked in to meet a lady at her home at midnight.
“How Suku ended up in such a scenario will unfold in the upcoming episodes. The sequences are humorous, however not vulgar. Mridul has put his coronary heart and soul into it and has shot it like a characteristic movie. The first two episodes have gone down properly with the viewers. It was attention-grabbing to see some Thug Life movies based mostly on my character!” laughs Deepak.
Giving Suku firm are his three pals — Society Dutt (Ganapathy), an artist, Puncture Suni (Shani Shaki), an auto driver, and Padmarajan Andippara (Subhish Sudhi), a wannabe scenarist. They are his nemesis, imagine Suku’s mother and father. A brand new-gen grandmother, a sister, a gullible brother-in-law and mischievous nephew full his household.
The sequence has an ensemble solid with names corresponding to Arjun Ashokan, Balu Varghese, Alencier Ley Lopez, Ramesh Pisharody, Dinesh Prabhakar, Gayathri Ashok and Ambika Rao. Sunny Wayne, Saniya Iyappan and Srinda are doing cameos. Shot in and round Payyannur in Kannur, which is Deepak’s hometown, the sequence additionally options theatre artistes from the district.
After his début in Malarvadi Arts Club, Deepak impressed viewers together with his performances in Thattathin Marayathu, Thira, Kunjiramayanam and Captain. The ruthless husband in Ottamurivelicham, which gained a number of Kerala state movie awards, was the greatest amongst the lot.
The 32-year-old admits that he at occasions will get annoyed over not having acquired a breakthrough function but. “But, for some cause, I imagine that the day isn’t too far. Also, I do know I don’t promote myself, which simply doesn’t occur. However, I’m going to look into it.”
Among his upcoming releases are Shane Nigam’s Ullasam and Vijay Sethupathi-Nithya Menen’s 19 (1) (a). “I’ve function in Fahadh Faasil’s Malayankunju though I can’t reveal extra about it,” he provides. He will even be seen in Jayasurya-starrer John Luther.
Instagraamam has 14 episodes and new episodes shall be uploaded as soon as every week on Neestream.