The combo of Mammootty and Shafi, has given some good entertainers that have went on to become huge hits.
According to the latest reports, Mammootty and Shafi would join hands once again for a film, which would be director Shafi's next project.
If the speculations turn out to be true, it would be the fifth time that the actor and director would be joining hands for a film.
Thommanum Makkalum was the first film in which they both worked together. The phenomenal success of the film led them to do Mayavi, which turned out to be one of the biggest hits of 2007.
Later, Shafi directed Mammootty in Chattambinaadu, which also was a box-office success. Their previous venture was Venicile Vyapari, released in the year 2011. The film didn't do well at the box-office.
According to reports, Shafi's brother Rafi would be scripting the upcoming film. In fact, Rafi and Mecartin had jointly scripted the superhit film Mayavi.
Rafi also scripted Shafi's previous venture Two Countries, which had Dileep and Mamtha Mohandas in the lead roles. The film went on to become a big box-office success and it marked the comeback of Shafi.
If reports are to be believed, the makers are planning the upcoming Mammootty-Shafi film as next year's Vishu release of the Megastar.