M.G. Sasi, who rose to fame after his debut film Adayalangal bagged honours at the state film awards, has cast Dilip for his next film. Dilip, who has several assignments to finish, will be working in Sasi"s film simultaneously with the others. He is currently working in Crazy Rascals and Twenty:20 in which he acts and dons the role of the executive producer.
M.G. Sasi was a tele-filmmaker before he debuted into feature films with Adayalangal. He has the experience of working as associate to some of the most talented directors in Malayalam like T.V. Chandran, P.T. Kunju Muhammad and Shyamaprasad The film is based on the life of a Malayalam novelist, Nandanar, who joined the army at age sixteen and has written several books based on the life in the army.
The film features Jyothirmayi and newcomer Govind Padmasurya.