Mohanlal has always received criticisms for avoiding young talents of the industry. In the recent interview given to Grihalakshmi magazine, Mohanlal confessed that he is not ready to work with the fresh talents.
The magical actor states that he will not allot dates to a debut director, who only has the experience of assisting someone. But, Mohanlal is ready to work with the youngsters, who have made a mark.
He strongly feels that trusting the talents of a total fresher is not a good idea. Instead, The actor would like to team up with the young talents, who have proven themselves with one or two promising films.
Mohanlal points out that he is not reluctant to work the young directors. He has earlier worked with several young film-makers including Jeethu Joseph and is teaming up with Vysakh and Jibu Jacob.
The actor is currently filming for the second directorial venture of Jibu Jacob, who made a grand debut in the industry with the Biju Menon starrer Vellimoonga. The project is reportedly titled as Pranayopanishath.
Puli Murugan, the highly anticipated upcoming project of Mohanlal, is directed by Vysakh. The actor is also said to be teaming up with Jeethu Joseph once again, after the huge success of Drishyam.