According to reports, veteran actor Mohanlal is all set to star in noted director Joshiy’s next directorial venture which is going to be a family drama. If all goes as planned, the film will be scripted by ‘Pulimurugan’ writer Udayakrishna and will feature a liberal dose of humour. Talking about the genre of the film, the screenwriter said that even though—unlike Joshiy’s previous outing—this will not be a thriller, it will feature some action-scenes. The writer also confirmed that he will be beginning work on the film soon.
“It’s a family drama but it will also have the elements that Joshiy sir’s films are known for – action and humour,” he added
Interestingly, the Mohanlal-Joshiy-Udayakrishna trio has previous delivered films such as ‘Christian Brothers’ and ‘Twenty 20’. As such, fans are bound to have some expectations from their latest film.
On a related note, this is a busy time for Lalettan. He is currently gearing up for the release of ‘Villain’. A thriller, it features him in the role of a retired cop and has created a buzz amongst fans. In it, he will be seen alongside Maju Warrier and Vishal. Besides this, he also has ‘Odiyan’ in his kitty. A supernatural-thriller, it has been directed by VA Shrikumar and will hit screens in 2018. In it, Mohanlal will be seen playing the role of a member the mystical Odiyan community that was famous for scaring people.
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