Mammootty will play the lead in a new comedy entertainment to be directed by Sethu. The star will play a common man, a departure from his usual mass look. He will join the sets after completing the shoot of Puthen Panam and The Great Father.
The film will be set against the backdrop of Kuttanad. The cast of the film is yet to be selected. Young actor Unnimukunthan will assist direction. This is his first innings behind the camera.
It is reported that Mammootty will do a parallel shoot for Shyam Dhar.