Mamta Mohandas, the actress-singer is all set to join the star cast of Mammootty starrer Thoppil Joppan. Reportedly, Mamta will essay one of the female leads in the movie, directed by Johny Antony.
Andrea Jeremiah will essay another key role in Thoppil Joppan. Mamta Mohandas has earlier shared the screen with Mammootty in some popular films, including Varsham, Jawan Of Vellimala, Bus Conductor, Big B, etc.
Vedhika and Deepti Sati were initially considered for the role, played by Mamta Mohandas in Thoppil Joppan. But both the actresses turned down the offer, due to some undisclosed reasons.
The role of Andrea was originally written for Amala Paul. But, the actress backed out from the movie, due to her highly busy schedule. Thoppil Joppan is scripted by Nishad Koya, the writer of blockbuster movie Ordinary.
Harisree Ashokan, Renji Panicker, Suresh Krishna, Alancier, Saju Navodaya, etc will play the supporting roles. The movie is produced Noushad and Jeevan, under the banner Grande Productions.
Thoppil Joppan is a comeback movie for director Johny Antony, who is going through a low phase in his career. Johny has earlier directed Mammootty in some popular movies, including Thuruppugulan and Thappana.