His lyrics have always mesmerised listeners. From his first film Kandein Kadhalai to the songs in the recent releaes Tik Tik Tik, Madhan Karky's lyrics have been more than just words set to a tune. He introduced the concept of 'Lyric Engineering', that is applying scientific and mathematical principles to the process of lyric writing.
He turned dialogue writer with the Rajinikanth starrer Enthiran. He carved a niche of excellence with his dialogues and became a sought after name especially for dubbed movies. His work in the Baahubali films and the recently released Nadigaiyar Thilagam is testament to his skill.
Now Madhan Karky is all set to pen dialogues for Nivin Pauly’s magnum opus Malayalam movie Kayamkulam Kochunni. Set in early 19th century, the film revolves around a Robin Hood like figure. He is penning the lyrics and dialogues for this . The Tamil title of the film is yet to be decided, though Malaikallan is being considered.
With Nivin Pauly in the lead role, the film also features. Priya Anand, Priyanka Thimmesh, Sunny Wane and Babu Antony along with Mohanlal in an extended cameo. It would be quite a treat to listen to Madhan Karky's words from Mohanlal.