Mohanlal, the complete actor is all set to join hands with the young actor Prithviraj for his directorial debut Lucifer. The actor-director duo recently met the press for the time together and officially announced Lucifer.
Along with Prithviraj and Mohanlal, by Murali Gopy and Antony Perumbavoor, the scriptwriter, and producer of Lucifer were present at the press meet, which was held in Kochi on April 2nd, Sunday.
The duo confirmed that Mohanlal is playing the role in the Prithviraj directed movie, which will start rolling in May 2018. The team also confirmed that Lucifer will hit the theatres by mid-2018 itself.
Even though the team doesn't reveal the budget, producer Antony Perumbavoor stated that he has given director Prithviraj, the complete liberty to make Lucifer exactly according to his vision.
The team also refused to reveal more details about the plot of Lucifer. But director Prithviraj, and Murali Gopy confirmed that they are trying to make a film which will satisfy both the Mohanlal fans and cinema fanatics.
Mohanlal, who opened up about Lucifer for the first time, stated that he is extremely happy that Prithviraj chose to cast him on his directorial debut. He also added that he was aware Prithvi's deep interest in the direction from the beginning.
Murali Gopy, the writer revealed that he is yet to complete the script of the project. He also remarked that Lucifer will be a special film because it is written and directed by two big-time Mohanlal fans.