Malayalis would be familiar with the tagline ‘Oru Dosa Undakiya Kadha’ and the movie this tagline belongs to – Salt N’ Pepper. A romantic comedy movie released in 2011, this one had all the essential components good cinema requires to keep the audience glued to their seats. The movie was also a turning point in the lives of many people. Aashiq Abu gained wide acclam in the industry and cemented his position as a versatile and talented director. The movie also marked the beginning of a new banner in Malayalam film industry ‘Lucsam Creations’.
An unstoppable urge to be a part of cinema landed Sadanandan Rangorath, a businessman from Mumbai, in Kochi where he first heard a story and was not convinced by it. San, as addressed by his friends, even though was a new entrant to the industry was very particular that he would not do a movie that is copied. And so he waited for a good script to come and his patience was rewarded when his first venture became a blockbuster.
Sadanandan later produced Nidra, a highly critically acclaimed movie directed by Sidharth Bharathan.