Watch: Priya Prakash Varrier, the girl from Oru Adaar Love, has broken the internet with a mere wink

FP Staff

Feb 12, 2018 14:24:42 IST

The first song from the Malayalam film, Oru Adaar Love broke the internet within a few hours of its release on YouTube. The song titled 'Manikya Malaraya Poovi' has amassed 4.7 million views in less than 2 days with the video and its star having captured the hearts and imaginations of hundreds and thousands, especially with Valentine's Day just around the corner.

Priya Prakash Varrier in a still from Oru Adaar Love

Priya Prakash Varrier in a still from Oru Adaar Love

Featuring debutante Priya Prakash Varrier, the music video depicts a quintessential high-school romance as a boy and a girl exchange flirtatious glances. But it is Priya's expressions and playful wink which catapulted her to overnight stardom and dubbed her as a 'national crush'. According to a NewsX report, she even became the most searched person on Google for a brief duration.

Of course it was not just Priya who earned herself plenty of admirers, the song itself was appreciated by a legion of keyboard warriors on social media.

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Originally composed by Thalassery K Refeeque with lyrics by PMA Jabbar, Manikya Malaraya Poovi has been remixed by Shaan Rahman — and sung by Vineeth Sreenivasan — adding the song a fresh new tempo.

Oru Adaar Love is directed by Omar Lulu, who shot to fame with the 2016 surprise hit Happy Wedding.

Watch the video below:

Updated Date: Feb 12, 2018 14:24:42 IST