Kochi: Antony Perumbavoor has resigned from FEUOK, the theater owners’ association. Antony handed over his resignation letter to FEUOK chairman Dileep. Antony Perumbavoor was the Vice President of FEUOK. According to the reports, Antony said in his resignation that no one had discussed the issue of Marakkar’s OTT release with him. ‘No one has discussed with him the issue of Marakkar OTT release. The discussion was all with Mohanlal Sir, ‘says Antony Perumbavoor.
In the last few days, there have been reports that the big-budget film Marakkar Arabian Sea Lion may be released on OTT. The theater owners had come out against this. A meeting chaired by the Film Chamber was convened in this regard yesterday. It is reported that Antony Perumbavoor had put forward several demands for the release of Marakkar at the cinema theater during the meeting. Chamber President G Sureshkumar held discussions with Mohanlal and Antony Perumbavoor. During the first three weeks of release, the producers proposed that only woodcarvers be allowed in theaters for a maximum of three weeks. Marakkar is the most expensive movie in Malayalam.