Set in the backdrop of cinema, Pakal Nakshatrangal tells the story of a script writer-director getting entangled in a murder while writing a murder mystery. Mohanlal plays Siddharthan, who has made a big name for his different interpretations on commercial cinema.
In fact, this is the second time that Mohanlal is taking the director's.
Pakal Nakshtrangal, an offbeat investigative thriller directed by veteran Rajeevnath starring superstar Mohanlal in the lead with Suresh Gopi playing a pivotal role, will grace theatres across the state on 29th November, 2008. Mohanlal plays an erstwhile film director Siddharthan; Suresh Gopi is his pal Vaidhyanath, a scientist at the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC).