Bollywood character actor plays the role of Palghat-native named Achutha Menon in the Malayalam film Pranayam which is directed by Blessy. The film also features Mohanlal and Jayapradha.
The movie shows the different facets of love and Anupam Kher says that the film deals with the theme, “Love keeps happening to everyone. It is there between a man and a woman, a father and son, a boy and his pet.”
Interestingly, Anupam Kher dubbed his own voice mouthing dialogues in Malayalam. He rates his performance in this film as one of his best in his 400-odd film career. He was also happy with sharing screen space with Mohanlal, whom he describes as “fluidic, effortless and dangerous actor”.