Bhayanakam is an upcoming Malayalam film written and directed by Jayaraj. The film is an adaptation of Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai’s epic Malayalam novel Kayar.
The film will have actor-writer Renji Panicker playing the lead role while Asha Sharath will play the female lead.
The film won three awards—Best Direction, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Cinematography—at the National Film Awards. Veteran music composer M. K. Arjunan won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Music Director for his work in the film.
The film produced by Dr. Suresh Kumar Muttath under the banner of Prakriti Pictures.