Manikandan Achari, who shot to fame with his role in Dulquer Salmaan starrer Kammatipaadam, is having some handful of exciting projects. One among those projects is Mammootty's upcoming film, which has been titled as The Great Father.
Reportedly, the actor has joined the sets of The Great Father. A photo of Manikandan with Mammootty, taken from the sets of the film is circulating on Facebook.
The Great Father is the debut directorial venture of Haneef Adeni and Mammootty would be seen in a different look in the film. Manikandan Achari is said to be playing a crucial role in the film.
Tamil actor Arya plays the role of the main antagonist in the film. Sneha plays the wife of the character played by Mammootty, in the film. Prithviraj, Shaji Nadesan, Arya and Santhosh Sivan are producing the movie under the banner of August Cinema.
Meanwhile, Manikandan Achari is having some other exciting projects in his kitty. He would be seen essaying an important role in Aneesh Anwar's upcoming film Basheerinte Premalekhaam, which has Farhaan Faasil and Sana Althaf in the lead roles.
The actor would also be seen in the lead role along with Vijay Babu, in the debut directorial venture of Vyasan Edavanakkadu, which has been titled as Ayal Jeevichirippund.