The director confirmed that Bala will be playing a footballer, who is a friend of the protagonist played by Prithviraj. Reports also say that, Bala's character will have a grey shade, and he will be playing the antagonist of the movie.
Ennu Ninte Moideen is a movie based on the real life love story of Moideen and Kanchanamala, which happened in 1960's in the backdrops of Calicut. Prithviraj will essay the title role Moideen and Parvathy Menon will enact Kanchanamala. Prithviraj was chosen to play Moideen, upon the insistence of real-life Kanchanamala, as she felt that Prithviraj have a huge resemblance of Moideen.
The movie has already made head lines as it is the first Malayalam movie to use digital story board. The director R S Vimal has already made a documentary Jalam Kondu Murivettaval, which was also based on the lives of Moideen and Kanchana.
The movie was officially launched at Trivandrum on 9th July. Lal, Thalaivasal Vijay, Lena and Tovino Thomas will play the supporting roles. Jomon T John handles the cinematography while the music has been composed by Ramesh Narayan and M Jayachandran. The shooting will go on floors by 23rd July.