Jayaraj's 'Ottal', had just won the biggest award for a Malayalam film maker of recent time, the Suvarna Chakoram (Golden Pheasant) at the 2015 International Film Festival of Kerala. He became the first film maker to bag the top most award in history of IFFK. Now, Jayaraj is back to his forte, he is coming up with ‘Veeram’ an adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’. The first schedule of the film has been kicked off, as announced by the director himself. Jayaraj had earlier made an impeccable adaptation of ‘Omkara’, titled ‘Kaliyattam’, winning the lead actor Suresh Gopi National Award for Best Actor. From the looks of it, ‘Veeram’ too is on the way to create history.