The movie, which is written and directed by newcomer Haneef
Adeni is one of the most anticipated upcoming projects of Malayalam
cinema. It is also one of the most awaited projects in Mammootty's
If things fall in place, The Great Father will get a
worldwide release on the same day. The makers are reportedly keen
to have a worldwide release, considering the huge pre-release hype
of the movie.
Mammootty will appear in the role of David Ninan, a builder in
the movie which depicts the deep bonding between a father and his
daughter. Sneha appears as David's wife Michelle David.
Baby Anikha appears as David and Michelle's daughter Sara David
in the movie. Tamil actors Arya, Sham, Mia George, Malavika
Mohanan, IM Vijayan, etc., appear in the supporting roles.
Gopi Sundar composes the songs and background score for the
movie. The Great Father is jointly produced by Prithviraj,
Santhosh Sivan, Shaji Nadesan, and Arya for August Cinema.