Mammootty is reportedly all set to play the
lead role in a thriller. The yet to be titled movie, directed by
debutante duo Akhil Paul-Anas Khan, is inspired from the Hollywood
movie series, Die Hard.
The actor has earlier acted in some exceptional investigative
thrillers, including Oru CBI Diary Kurippu
and its sequels. Mammootty is one of the actors who suits the best
for the police and investigative officer characters in Malayalam
The movie is penned and directed by Akhil Paul and Anas Khan
themselves. Akhil Paul has earlier penned the script for
Day, the investigative thriller, which has Prithviraj in
the central role.
The female lead, the rest of the star cast and technical crew
are yet to be finalized. The project is expected to have an
official launching ceremony soon.
According to the directors, the movie will completely make use
of Mammootty's exceptional acting skills and the stardom. The team
is currently in search for an appropriate title for the movie,
which is expected to hit the theatres for Christmas 2015.
Mammootty is currently filming for the upcoming Kamal directed
project Utopiayile Rajavu. The actor
has reportedly completed the first schedule filming for the
Marthandan directed movie Acha Dhin.