Ranjith, the director-writer says that he more attached to Mammootty than Mohanlal. The director says that Mohanlal is a friend, with whom he shares a great professional bold; while Mammootty is more like a family member.
The filmmaker revealed about his equation with Mammootty and Mohanlal, in the recent interview give to SouthLive. Ranjith states that he is not much close to Mohanlal in a personal level. They share a cordial bonding at social gatherings.
Mammootty is a person who loves to talk about everything happens around him. But with Mohanlal, the conversations will be very short. Ranjith also remarks that he has never called Mohanlal for any personal matters.
But with Mammootty, the director discusses every topic including his family. When it comes to Mohanlal, the conversation is more about their respective kids. Ranjith remarks that he learned to manage the temper, from Mohanlal.
For Ranjith, making characters for Mammootty is much easier. He points out that he can easily convince Mammootty to play a role. He points out their joint venture Kaiyoppu as an example. Mammootty has refused to accept remuneration for the movie.
But for Mohanlal, moulding dialogues is an easy task. Ranjith remarks that it was easy to make dialogues for Mohanlal in Aaram Thamburan, as he can deliver any types of roles naturally, without much efforts.