Renji Panicker, the senior scriptwriter is all set to team up with his son Nithin, for the first time. Reportedly, Renji will pen the script for Nithin's second venture, which is a sequel of Lelam.
The movie, which has been tentatively titled as Lelam 2, is expected to start rolling by the beginning of 2017. The original, which released in 1997, was directed by veteran film-maker Joshiy.
It was one of the landmark films in the career of the lead actor, Suresh Gopi. His character in the movie, Aanakkattil Chackochi still remains in the list of the best roles played by the National award-winner.
Nithin Renji Panicker made a grand directorial debut with the recent Mammootty movie, Kasaba. The movie earned blockbuster status at the box office, and broke several pre-existing records of Mollywood.
Renji Panicker had revealed that he is scripting for a prestigious project, in the recently aired Badai Bungalow show. If the reports are to be true, the project he mentioned in the show is the sequel of Lelam.
Suresh Gopi, the actor-turned-MP is expected to make a comeback into films with Lelam 2. Well, we are eagerly waiting for the official announcement of the project, and the rest of the star cast.