StarringJayaram , Padmapriya Director(s)Jayaraj Producer(s)Thomas BenjaminGenre(s)Comedy, Drama, Family, RomanceRelease Date
25 November 2011 Synopsis NAYIKA is the story of Gracy (Sharada) a leading star until she suddenly disappeared from the silver screen.
Now, Aleena (Mamta) has come to do a documentary on her life. Aleena unravels the mystery surrounding Gracy's life and her sudden disappearance from the silver screen.
Jayaram dons the role of a prominent hero of those times and Padmapriya stars as the younger version of Gracy. Siddique also has a major role in the film, playing the character of Stephen Muthalali, the owner of a prominent film studio. Sharada, Sabitha Jayaraj, KPAC Lalitha are also in the cast.
The movie is produced by Thomas Benjamin. Deedi Damodaran is the script writer. Sreekumaran Thampy's lines have been composed by M. K. Arjunan. A remixed version of the golden oldie 'Kasthuri Manakkunnallo..'from the 1975 film Picnic has been included in the film. Cinematographer is Sinu Murikkumpuzha.
"Nayika is the story of a heartthrob from the past named Gracy who ruled the screen for a while and later disappeared from the scene. A young filmmaker Aleena (Mamta Mohandas) unveils the mysteries in her life through a documentary," says Jayaraj.