Latest reports have revealed that Mammootty shall be cast in the lead of Lijo Jose Pellissery’s upcoming movie. This film is based on ‘Khasakkinte Ithihasam’- the popular novel by O V Vijayan. Friday Films, the famous production banner, has already started on the project with director Lijo Jose Pellissery. But any official announcements haven’t been made by the cast and crew. Neither Lijo Jose Pellissery or Mammootty have said anything on this upcoming film. It is expected that the official announcements would be made very soon.
Lijo Jose Pellissery is the son of Jose Pellissery- the famous actor. ‘Nayakan’ was the first movie that he directed. This film featured Indrajith in the central role. ‘Amen’ was the film that brought Lijo Jose Pellissery significant success. This romantic-comedy had Indrajith and Fahadh Faasil in the lead roles. As of now, the director is busy with ‘Double Barrel’ that is a multi-starrer. The film is currently in its post-production stage. Lijo Jose has explored his acting talents too. He recently appeared in ‘Sapthamashree Thaskaraha’, that was an Anil Radhakrishnan Menon directorial.
As for Mammootty, he is very busy with his current projects such as ‘Bhaskar The Rascal’. Siddique has directed this film and it would be released on 10th April.