Mammootty starrer upcoming movie directed by
is retitled as Bhaskar The Rascal. The actor
will play the title role in the movie, which is said to be an
out-and-out comedy entertainer. Mammootty is teaming up with
Siddique, after a long gap of 10 years. The duo last joined hands
for the blockbuster movie Chronic Bachelor.
Bhaskar The Rascal is produced by Anto Joseph under the
banner Anto Joseph Film Company. The movie will go on floors
immediately after the filming of Mammootty's upcoming movie
Fireman, directed by Deepu Karunakaran. The makers are
planning to release Bhaskar The Rascal for Vishu 2015.
Rest of the cast & crew and further details of the movie are
yet to be revealed.
Earlier, it was rumoured that Mammootty and Siddique will be
teaming up for the sequel of their blockbuster movie Hitler. But both the
actor and director slammed the rumours by stating that they are not
interested in the concept of sequels and confirmed that they will
be joining hands for a fresh subject.
Siddique's last directorial venture Ladies And Gentleman, was an
average grosser at the box office. The director tasted success with
his Dileep starrer Bodyguard, which became a blockbuster
and later got remade into all other South Indian languages; as well
as Bollywood. Siddique made his Bollywood debut with the remake of
Bodyguard, which had Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the