Varathan is a 2018 Indian Malayalam-language survival thriller film directed by Amal Neerad and co-produced by Nazriya Nazim. The film stars Fahadh Faasil and Aishwarya Lekshmi. It was released on 20 September 2018.Abin (Fahadh Faasil), who has just lost his job in Dubai, lands in a village with Priya (Aishwarya Lekshmi), his wife. The young couple move to Priya’s ancestral property, a farmhouse in the hills, a terrain that’s in part alluring and eerie. The film explores how Priya and her Varathan (outsider) husband are drawn into a deadly game of hostility, violence, suspense tension.