Mohanlal’s Big Brother made on a budget of Rs 32 crore!
Mohanlal’s next release is ‘Big Brother’ directed by Siddique. It is his third film with Siddique after working together in ‘Vietnam Colony’ and ‘Ladies and Gentleman’. Shoot for ‘Big Brother’ got wrapped up only recently and the film is scheduled for release in January.
According to director Siddique, ‘Big Brother’ is the most expensive film in his career. The film wad originally planned to be made on a budget of Rs 28 crore but went up to Rs 32 crore. In an interview, he revealed that wanted to make the film on a big canvas considering Mohanlal’s stardom and the expectations of fans. Siddique, Jenso Jose, Philipose K Joseph, Manu Maliackal and Vaishak Rajan have jointly produced the film.
‘Big Brother’ is being made as a proper entertainer with all commercial elements in it. Mohanlal, Anoop Menon and ‘June’ fame Sarjano Khalid will be seen as siblings in the film. Bollywood actor Arbaaz Khan is making his Malayalam debut by a police officer’s character. Mirna Menon, Gadha, Honey Rose, Vishnu Unnikrishnan, Siddique, Tini Tom, Janardhanan, Shilpa Ajayan, Satna Titus and Chemban Vinod Jose are also part of the supporting cast. The film has cinematography handled by Jithu Damodar and music by Deepak Dev.