Producer : Prabha Unnithan, Asha Vivek Unnithan, Aneesh Unnithan
Director : Binu Vellathooval
Story, Script and Dialogues : Joycee
Manjurukum Kaalam is a unique family drama from renowned scriptwriter and novelist Joycee, who also wrote for the successful serial ''Amala''. The serial ‘Manjurukum Kaalam’ is based on a novel published in the same name in leading Malayalam weekly, Manorama. Manjurukum Kaalam takes the viewers through the life of an adopted girl child, Janikutty. The story revolves around her struggles of being an innocent adopted child.
Plot of Manjurukum Kaalam:
Janikutty, daughter of Manakkal Govindankutty lost her mother Aswathy on child birth. After the death of Govindankutty’s mother, he hands over her daugher Malootty to Vijayaraghavan, a distant relative and his wife Ratnamma. She is pampered by Vijayaraghavan and Ratnamma. Janikkutty’s new found love and happiness vanishes when her step mother Ratnamma becomes blessed with her own baby. Soon Janikutty becomes a burden to Ratnamma who ignores her and wants her out of their 'now perfect' life. The little tot goes through a life of suffering and hardships. Despite all her hardships she fights back and become a strong personality in society.
Lead Actors and Their Roles:
Kezia as Baby Janikutty
Niranjana as 5 year old Janikutty
Greeshma as 10 year old Janikutty
Manu Nair as Vijayaraghavan
Lavanya Nair as Ratnamma
Kishore as Manakkal Govindan kutty
Aswathy as wife of Govindankutty
Reena as Vijayan's mother