Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is joining hands with filmmaker Lijo Jose Pellissery for the first time ever for a yet-untitled project. The makers recently announced that the title and first look of the movie will be announced on Friday, December 23. Before releasing the title and the first look, the actor along with the director shared an announcement with a title-making video as a surprise for his fans yesterday.
Mohanlal with Lijo Jose Pellissery
The video shows Lijo Jose Pellissery discussing ideas about the first-look poster and designs with his technicians. The team is seen working tirelessly to make the first look and title teaser which are set to release today. Sharing the video on his official Instagram handle, Mohanlal wrote, “ You are just a day away from the title you all wanted to know. Stay looped in… Tomorrow @ 5pm IST.”
Screenshot of Mohanlal’s post
Coming back to the movie, this venture is financed by John and Mary Creative, Maxlab, and Century Films and it is set to kickstart in January 2023. The major portions of the movie will be shot in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan and the rest will be shot in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh. Though official confirmation has not been made, it has been reported that the makers have approached Radhika Apte to play the female lead in this movie.