Well, we definitely have to say that Jayasurya is on a roll. The actor who is basking in the glory of his first National Award, has another special reason to smile.
The first look poster of Jayasurya's upcoming film IDI has been released and it has opened to a great reponse. Here we bring some interesting facts about IDI that you would like to know.
The makers of IDI announced their arrival in style. They gave out a Facebook post mentioning that a young actor would appear in the title role, in a never seen before style. They kept the movie lovers guessing till the final announcement was made.
Asif Ali In Title Role
Initial reports suggested that Asif Ali would do the title character and his production house Adam's World of Imaginations was supposed to fund for the film. But later, Jayasurya replaced the actor.
From 'Director-Duo' To 'Director'
Initially, Arouse Irfan who has written the script of the film with Sajid Yahiya, was also supposed direct the film along with Sajid. Later on, Arouse Irfan had to opt out because of other commitments.
Jayasurya In A Mass Police Avatar
Jayasurya has previously done police roles in films like Positive, Robin Hood and Mumbai Police. But, this is for the first time that he is coming in a mass police avatar.
The Return Of Su..Su..Sudhi Vathmeekam Pair
Shivada Nair, who made a comeback to films through Su..Su..Sudhi Vathmeekam has been paired opposite Jayasurya in this film. She plays the role of a bank employee in IDI.
IDI is the acronym of Inspector Dawood Ibrahim, the character played by Jaysurya in the film. The film is supposed to be the first action masala film of Jayasurya.
The first look poster of the film has portrayed Jayasurya in a stylish avatar. He looks all pumped up in the police uniform.
The film is being directed by Sajid Yahiya Yahiya, who is a well-known face in Malayalam Cinema. He has acted in nearly 18 movies which include films like Bangalore days, Pakida etc.
The shooting of IDI is progressing in Kasargod. The film is being produced by Dr Ajas Ibrahim and Arun under the banner of Magic Lanterns.The film also features Shivada Nair,Madhupal, Saiju Kurup in major roles.