Mammootty and Johny Antony, the popular
actor-director duo is back together with yet another project.
Reportedly, Mammootty will be playing an 'achayan' character in the
movie, which is said to be a mass entertainer.
The upcoming movie is penned by Nishad Koya. The major portions
of the movie will be majorly shot at the various locations of Pala
and Idukki. The title, rest of the cast and further details
regarding the project will be revealed soon.
The duo first teamed up for the blockbuster
movieThuruppugulan, in 2006. Mammootty
and Johny Antony last joined hands for the movie Thappana.The movie earned mixed
responses from all over and ended up as an average grosser.
It is a hard time in Johny Antony's career, as he hasn't had a
successful film in last 6 years. His last few films
includingBhaiyya Bhaiyya, Masters, Ee
PattanathilBhootham,etc were a critical
and commercial disasters.
The director has received heavy criticisms for his movie
choices. Johny Antony tried for a change in his career track with
the Prithviraj starrer movie Masters. But the film failed to do
well at the box office.
Mammootty, on the other hand, is all set to release his upcoming
Kamal directed movie Utopiayile Rajavu for Onam.
Dhin, the recently released Mammootty starrer movie, has
failed to do impress the audience and critics.