starring Mammootty was originally supposed to be directed by
director Akku Akbar. Scriptwriter Reji Nair had taken the script of
the film to Akku. But Akku refused to do the film as he didn"t like
the film. The film"s direction was then taken up by VM Vinu.
Ganapathy will see Mammootty in a never-before-seen character.
He will be playing a mahout. The lead actress of the film hasn"t
yet been decided upon.