According to the latest reports, Mammootty will team up with popular actress Nayantara in the upcoming movie Bhaskar The Rascal, directed by Siddique. The director himslef revealed the news in a recent interview. Mammootty and Nayantara has earlier paired up in the movies Raappakal and Thaskaraveeran.
Reportedly, the actress who is busy with a handful of projects in Tamil, including the much anticipated Surya starrer Mass, is very keen to share screen with Mammootty. Nayantara was last seen in Malayalam in the Shyamaprasad directed movie Elektra, in which she played the title role. She has earlier associated with Siddique, for the blockbuster movie Bodyguard, in which she paired up with Dileep.
Mammootty and Siddique are joining hands after a long gap of 11 years. The duo last teamed up for the blockbuster movie Chronic Bachelor. Reportedly, Bhaskar The Rascal is an out-and-out comedy entertainer, which revolves around the title character Bhaskar, played by Mammootty. Expectations are riding high on the movie, as it is an ambitious project for both Mammootty and Siddique.
Mammootty is extremely busy with a bunch of prestigious projects, including Kamal's upcoming movie, Joshiy's next directorial venture, Lal Jr's Driving License, Deepu Karunakaran's Fireman etc. His recent release Varsham, has been already declared as a blockbuster and is running successfully in the theatres. Bhaskar The Rascal is expected to start filming from the second week of December.