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Updated January 7th, 2024 at 08:33 IST

Jai Mahendran OTT release date: Where to watch Saiju Kurup starrer political drama

Malayalam web series, Jai Mahendran, is gearing up for its premiere on SonyLiv this February 9. The series stars Saiju Kurup in the lead role.

Jai Mahendran
Jai Mahendran | Image:YouTube screengrab
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Malayalam web series, Jai Mahendran, is gearing up for its premiere on SonyLiv this February 9. The series stars Saiju Kurup in the lead role. The web series promises an enthralling narrative set within the realm of political drama.

A still from Jai Mahendran trailer | Image: YouTube screengrab

 

What is the plot of Jai Mahendran?

Sources reveal that Jai Mahendran intricately weaves the story of Mahendran, a shrewd officer adept at leveraging power dynamics and his network within the system to achieve his objectives. However, his autonomy at work becomes restricted, prompting his beliefs to be tested as he becomes entangled in the same power dynamics he once exploited.

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Struggling to salvage his job and reputation, Mahendran devises an elaborate plan to manipulate the system to his advantage. The pivotal question that drives the series is whether Mahendran can successfully execute his intricate scheme.

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All we need to know about Jai Mahendran

The political drama boasts an ensemble cast featuring seasoned actors such as Suhasini, Suresh Krishna, Miya, Balachandran Chullikad, Maniyanpilla Raju, Vishnu Govindan, Sidhartha Siva, Rahul Riji Nair, Appunni Sasi, Zhins Shan, and Renjit Shekhar, promising a compelling portrayal of characters intricately intertwined in Mahendran's narrative.

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A still from Jai Mahendran trailer | Image: YouTube screengrab

 

Directed by Srikanth Mohan, Jai Mahendran boasts the creative prowess of Rahul Riji Nair, known for his notable contributions in Keedam and Kho-Kho, who penned the screenplay for this anticipated series. Rahul, with his directorial debut in the Kerala State Film Award-winning Ottamuri Velicham in 2017, has further demonstrated his acumen by producing the gripping Kerala Crime Files series, currently streaming on Disney+ Hotstar.

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While the Malayalam web series landscape witnessed the success of titles like Kerala Crime Files - Shiju, Parayil Veedu, Neendakara, and Masterpeace in 2023, the industry anticipates direct-to-OTT releases in 2024, commencing with Perilloor Premier League on Disney+ Hotstar since January 5. Starring Nikhila Vimal, Vijayaraghavan, Sunny Wayne, Ashokan, and Aju Varghese, this comedy series has already piqued audience interest.

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Published January 7th, 2024 at 08:33 IST

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