Mammootty is one such actor who has always promoted youngsters and supported the fresh and innovative ideas of young film-makers. He has always shown a special interest to work with young directors.
Once again, the actor would be seen teaming up with a young director for his upcoming film. 7th Day fame Syam Dhar is all set to direct Mammootty in his next film.
According to the reports, Syam Dhar and his team are in the works of the film. The film would be scripted by Ratheesh Ravi. The film is expected to be in the lines of a family entertainer.
Reports suggest that the actor would be playing a very interesting character in the film. The actor would be seen in the role of an Idukki based character, once again in this film.
The shoot of the film is expected to begin by the end of this year and Mammootty would join this film once he completes his project with August cinema, which would be directed by debutante Haneef Adeni.
Meanwhile, Mammootty has joined the final schedule of his Tamil film Peranbu, directed by Ram.
The actor's next release would be Thoppil Joppan directed by Johny Antony. The film, which was earlier expected to release during Onam season will now find its way to the theatres in October.