Mollywood actor Mohanlal starrer to be helmed by Shaji Kailas went on floors this Monday (September 27). The team kickstarted the shoot with a muhurat puja ceremony in the presence of director Shaji Kailas and producer Antony Perumbavoor. The yet to be titled movie also marks the reunion of Mohanlal with Shaji Kailas after a long gap of 12 years. The veteran director, well-known for his out-and-out masala entertainers, has previously delivered seven blockbuster movies with Mohanlal which include ‘Narasimham’, ‘Natturajavu’, ‘Baba Kalyani’ and ‘Red Chillies’.
Mohanlal’s tweet read, “The Pooja for @aashirvadcine 30th film which is directed by Shaji Kailas was held today.”
The lead actor also took to Twitter to share snaps from the customary puja ceremony.
The Aaraattu hero, too, was thrilled to be associating with Shaji Kailas once again. “The wait is finally over! It’s with great excitement and happiness that I announce my next project with Shaji Kailas which starts rolling in Oct 2021. This film scripted by Rajesh Jayram and produced by @antonyperumbavoor under the banner of @aashirvadcine has me and Shaji getting together after 12 long years. Am sure it’s going to be worth the wait!” Mohanlal said earlier, announcing the project.
Antony Perumbavoor of Aashirvad Cinemas is backing the upcoming Shaji Kailas directorial which is based on a script by Rajesh Jayaram.
Mohanlal is currently busy shooting for Jeethu Joseph directorial 12th Man in Idukki. As the dynamic duo has excellently delivered the blockbuster Drishyam franchise in the past, movie buffs are eagerly waiting for the upcoming release.