“King Of Kotha” is a cinematic journey that takes us through the life of Raju, also known as Kotha Rajendran, portrayed by Dulquer Salmaan. Set against the backdrop of the conceptual city of Kotha, the film chronicles Raju’s transformation from a common young man to the city’s reigning king.The film kicks off with the iconic voice of superstar Mohanlal, setting the tone for a gripping narrative. The transition from the 1996 Kotha city to its 1986 timeline is seamless, keeping the audience engaged. The screenplay, penned by Abhilash N. Chandran, is tight, with well-placed twists and turns that keep the viewers on the edge of their seats.
Dulquer Salmaan delivers a stellar performance, showcasing his versatility and proving why he’s one of the most sought-after actors in the industry. His portrayal of Raju is both intense and endearing, making the character memorable. Shammi Thilakan, in a pivotal role, adds depth to the storyline with his commendable acting. The supporting cast, including Gokul Suresh and others, have given justice to their roles, enhancing the overall cinematic experience.