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.