Dileep is cast in the lead role in his next Malayalam film Bodyguard, to be produced by Johnny Sagarika. Siddique has plans to start the shoot for Bodyguard by mid-August. After Bodyguard, Siddique will direct a Mohanlal-starrer, details regarding which are still awaited. Bodyguard is likely to be released in 2008, while Siddique's Mohanlal-starrer will be released during Vishu (April) 2009.
After these two movies, Siddique will do a film with Mammootty,
to be produced by Shahul Hameed Marikkar and Anto Joseph under the
banner of Marikkar Films, and to be released during Christmas
Tamil film Sadhu Miranda was the last directorial venture by Siddique, who teamed up with Lal (Siddique-Lal) to give Malayalam film industry some of its all time super hit comedy films like Ramji Rao Speaking, In Harihar Nagar, Godfather, Vietnam Colony, Kabooliwala and Mannar Mathai Speaking.