Shafi, whose previous film Two Countries that turned out to be a huge blockbuster, has roped in Biju Menon to play the lead role in his next venture. Reportedly, the makers have titled the film as Sherlock Toms.
Popular actress Miya has been roped in to play the leading lady in this Biju Menon starrer. Earlier, Biju Menon & Miya had teamed up for the movie Chettayees, which hit the theatres in 2012.
Reportedly, Sherlock Toms will have two female lead actresses in it with the other one bing Srindaa. Miya & Biju Menon had also shared the screen space in the movie Anarkali, the film in which both of them did important supporting roles.
According to a report by Times Of India, Miya will appear as a journalist in this upcoming film. Biju Menon will play a character, who grew up reading the stories of Sherlock Holmes and has always wanted to become a private investigator.
Sherlock Toms is being bankrolled by Global United Media, the banner which produced the 2016 movie Kammatipaadam. Global United Media is the same banner which distributed the recently released Baahubali 2: The Conclusion to the theatres in Kerala.