According to the latest reports, Shafi is all set to make a comeback after a hiatus of 3 years with the Dileep-Mamta starrer. The movie is produced by Renjith Rejaputra, under the banner Rejaputra Visual Media.
Mamta Mohandas has earlier shared screen with Dileep for the first time, in the popular movie Arike, directed by Shyamaprasad. The movie, which also has Samvritha Sunil as another female lead. was a critical success.
Shafi, who is one of the most bankable directors of Malayalam movie industry, is going through a low phase since his last few movies failed to do well at box office.
101 Weddings, the last directorial venture of Shafi, failed miserably at box office and earned huge criticisms from the audience and critics. The director is planning to bounce back with the Dileep starrer movie.
Dileep and Shafi has earlier associated for popular movies Kalyanaraman and Marykkundoru Kunjadu. The filming of the new project will sgo on floors in Canada, immediately after the filming of Dileep's current projects.