Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (BPNS)
Malayalam Super Star Mammotty has commenced his 2023 with the new movie directed by cinematographer turned director, Roby Vargheese Raj. The movie, according to the insiders is a crime thriller and Mammotty joined the crew on January 1 at the set of the movie at Pala in Kottayam district. His arrival was marked by cutting a cake celebration and New Year celebrations.
The script of the movie is by Mohammed Shafi and co-scripted by Rony David Raj, brother of the director. Mohammed Rahil is wielding the camera while Malayalam’s prolific music director, Sushin Shyam is doing the music. Editing for the movie is by Praveen Prabhakar.
The movie produced by Mammootty’s production house, ‘Mammootty Kampany’ will be shot across Kerala and in Mumbai and New Delhi.
This is the first directorial venture of Roby Vargheese Raj who had worked as a cinematographer in ‘Puthiya Niyamam’ and ‘Great Father’ of Mammootty.
The superstar who had back-to-back hits in 2022 with his movie, Bheeshma Parvam, CBI 5- Brain, and Rorschach were super hits. Bheeshma Parvam grossed more than 80 crores and Rorschach collected around Rs 50 crore. The CBI 5- Brain grossed Rs 17 crores in the box office.