It was Mohanlal’s birthday on May 20 and social media was abuzz with wishes for The Complete Actor. Colleagues from the industry and his mammoth group of admirers posted millions of messages on social media wishing Mohanlal. And the occasion of his birthday, Mohanlal announced the title of his upcoming film with Lal Jose.
The film is titled Velipadinte Pustakam and will be directed by ace director Lal Jose. Mohanlal will portray the role of a Professor named Michael Idikkula who is appointed a vice-principal in a college. The story of the film is about the changes the character, Michael Idikkula, tries to bring in the college and the outcome of his efforts.
The film is creating a lot of buzz in the Malayalam film industry because it is going to be the first time that Lal Jose would be directing Mohanlal. Their first association was supposed to be a film titled Cousins, but due to unknown reasons, the film was shelved.
The shooting of Velipadinte Pustakam commenced on May 17, 2017, in Trivandrum which is touted to be a comedy entertainer. Besides Mohanlal, Velipadinte Pustakam also stars Anoop Menon, Angamaly Diaries fame Ann Reshma Rajan and Priyanka Nair, and Sarath Kumar in significant characters.
The film is being produced by one of Mohanlal’s close associate, Antony Perumbavoor while the script is penned down by Beeny P Nayarambalam. The music album of Velipadinte Pustakam is being rendered by Shaan Rahman, who is a sensation in the music industry in Malayalam currently.