Mammootty, the big M of Mollywood, is all
set to play a thief in Johny Antony's upcoming movie, which has
been titled as Thiruttu Gramam. Mammootty and Johny are
teaming up, after a gap of 3 years.
Thiruttu Gramam is penned by Ordinary fame
Nishad Koya. The movie is produced by Milan Jaleel, under the
banner Galaxy Films. The female lead and rest of the cast are yet
to be finalized.
Thappana, the last collaboration of
Mammootty-Johny Anthony-Milan Jaleel trio, was an average hit at
the box office. Johny Antony is currently in a low phase, with the
back-to-back failures of his ventures.
The filmmaker was harshly criticized by the audience and media
for the repetitive nature of his movies and the downfall in the
quality of his films. His last venture Bhaiyya
Bhaiyya was a critical and commercial disaster.
Mammootty, who is back in form with a series of hit movies,
first collaborated with Johny Antony for the blockbuster comedy
The actor is currently filming for Kamal's upcoming movie
Utopiayile Rajavu, which is
said to be an emotional drama. Mammootty's upcoming project
Pathemari, directed by Salim Ahmed, is
expected to hit the theatres by June.