Mammooty and Mohanlal are easily the highest paid stars of the
Malayalam film industry. But there are times when the actors come
forward to act in a film for free because the scripts are very
Mammooty had previously worked for very low pays in Adoor
Gopalakrishnan's and TV Chandran's films. He had recently completed
on such film.
These days, Mammooty looks for films that are offbeat but still
retain a commercial touch. Ranjit's Kaioppu is one such
film. Ranjit is the producer and director of the film. The entire
film's shooting was completed in 12 days. The film will be released
on the 12th of January.
Meanwhile, Mammooty has also accepted a film with Shaji Kailash.
The two had worked in three films before- The King,
The Truth and Vellyettan. The director has
confirmed that it will be an action-suspense film.