Premam is a 2015 Malayalam coming-of-age romantic comedy drama film written, edited, and directed by Alphonse Putharen. Produced by Anwar Rasheed under Anwar Rasheed Entertainment. It is a three-part portrait of the lead finding his true love. The film stars Nivin Pauly, Madonna Sebastian, Sai Pallavi, and Anupama Parameshwaran in the lead roles along with a supporting cast consisting of Shabareesh Varma, Krishna Shankar, Vinay Forrt and Soubin Sahir in important roles. The film features 17 new actors. Rajesh Murugesan composed the music and background score. The cinematography was handled by Anand C. Chandran. The film released on 29 May 2015 with positive reviews. The film emerged as the highest-grossing Malayalam film of 2015 with a two weeks producer share approximately ₹11 crore (US$1.7 million). Within 14 days, the film grossed over ₹20 crore (US$3.1 million) collections from Kerala theatres alone.