Mohanlal joined the shooting of Lal Jose’s upcoming film which is titled Velipadinte Pusthakam. The film is being shot in Alapuzha in Kerala and will have Mohanlal play the role of a strict college principal. Mohanlal last played the role of a professor few years ago in Cheppu directed by Priyadarshan. Velipadinte Pusthakam is being produced by Antony Perumbavoor who is a very close associate of Mohanlal.
The makers revealed Mohanlal’s look from the film and the actor seems to have pulled off the look perfectly. Mohanlal is known for getting into the skin of any character effortlessly. Lal Jose is directing Velipadinte Pusthakam and this will be the first time that Mohanlal will be acting under his direction.
Fans of The Complete Actor have high expectations on Velipadinte Pusthakam and going by latest developments the fans will be a happy group. After Velipadinte Pusthakam, Mohanlal wil star preparations for his epic film Mahabharata which will be an adaptation of the book Randamozham. Randamoozham is the best-seller of MT Vasudevan Nair and has a story of Mahabharata from Bheema’s perspective.
Velipadinte Pusthakam is a story that revolves around the character being played by Mohanlal who tries to bring about changes in the students of the college. Besides Mohanlal, the film also feature Anoop menon, Siddique, Anna Reshma Rajan and Priyanka Nair in pivotal roles. The script is written by Benny P. Nayarambalam and the music is being composed by Shaan Rahman. An official announcement regarding the release date of Velipadinte Pusthakam is awaited.