The movie, which has Meera Jasmine playing the female lead, is set to go on floors on October 15
Jayaram and Sathyan Anthikad duo have combined for some memorable family entertainers over the years such as Sandesham, Veendum Chila Veettukaryangal, Manassinakkare and Kadha Thudarunnu. This year, they will come together once again after a gap of 11 years for another film in the same genre.
The upcoming movie, which will also mark the comeback of Meera Jasmine after a gap of three years. The movie will also have Sreenivasan in a pivotal role along with young actors Naslen, from #Home and Kuruthi, and Devika Sanjay, who had earlier acted in the director’s Njan Prakashan along with Fahadh Faasil.
While Jayaram is expected to join the team on October 20, the movie will go on floors on October 15 with Meera Jasmine and Devika. Innocent, Siddique, KPAC Lalitha and Jaishankar are also part of the cast.
In an earlier interview with OTTplay, Jayaram had told us, “The movie has me playing a rooted character and it pretty much adheres to the Sathyan Anthikad formula of movies. The film has all elements that the audience have come to expect from the Jayaram-Sathyan Anthikad combo over the years.”
Jayaram is currently shooting for Shankar and Ram Charan’s pan-Indian film, which has Kiara Advani in the lead. The actor had earlier this year, wrapped up shooting his portions for Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan, in which he plays the character of Azhwarkadiyan Nambi. The veteran actor also has another Telugu film with NTR Jr in the pipeline.
Meanwhile, Sathyan Anthikad was initially set to team up with Mammootty for another film last year but that was shelved due to the pandemic and the filmmaker decided to go ahead with the Jayaram-starrer.