Mammootty starrer Rikshakaran, to be directed by M. Padmakumar and scripted by T.A. Razaaq, was scheduled to begin production in the first week of December, 2007. However, the actor could not allot these dates and as such, the project was postponed. Reportedly, the movie will now begin only by the end of 2008.
After watching Mohanlal donning the role of an auto driver in Aye Auto, Dileep as an auto driver in Kochi Rajavu, and Prithviraj as an auto driver in the recently-released Kangaroo, we will have our superstar donning the role of an auto driver in Rikshakaran.