In Droner Mammootty plays the role of a character along the lines of Nostradamus by name Pattazhi Madhavan Namboodiri alias Drona. He will be seen wearing saffron clothes akin to what the Sanyasi wears along with a Rudrakshamala and Vibhooti on his forehead. If that is not enough then he would also have long black hair to add more reality to the image.
The film planned as a crime thriller with its story and screenplay by A K Sajan has Bala, Vijayakumar and Irshad playing Mammootty"s supporters. Kanika, Navya Nair and Shwetha Vijay are the three heroines in the movie. Others in the cast include Manoj K Jayan, Sai Kumar, Suraj Venjaramoodu. The shooting of the movie has commenced at Varikkaseri Mana, near Ottapalam from November 2.
We had just thought about Shaji Kailas" choice of characters and here the filmmaker has already come up with his new character which is to be enacted by Mammootty in the upcoming Malayalam movie Droner. If the grapevine goes right then Mammootty is to get new avatar of a God man in this movie.