My next movie is with Mammootty, there is no Mohanlal in it : Udhayakrishna
Social media was abuzz for the last few days after reports doing the rounds about Mohanlal and Mammootty joining hands for a new movie.
Rumours had it that, popular scriptwriter Udhayakrishna will be debuting as a director through a big budget movie with both the actors in the lead.
According to the rumour mills, Antony Perumbavoor and Anto Joseph will together produce this biggie under their banners Aashiravad Cinemas and Anto Joseph Film Company.
But Udhayakrishna has dismissed these reports as baseless and made it clear that he never dreamt of such a project. He said, such fake news can strain some good relationships within the industry.
When people create such news, they are distorting many good relationships and ruining the hardwork done by many people who have worked hard in the industry.
Udhayakrishna stated that he is now scripting a movie with Mammootty in the lead and there is no Mohanlal in it. The movie will be directed by Ajai Vasudev who debuted with Mammootty-Udhayakrishna, Sibi K Thomas’ earlier movie RajadhiRaja.
Mammootty will be playing a college professor in this complete commercial entertainer. After that Udhayakrishna will be scripting movies with Dileep and Jayaram.
Udhayakrishna’s last movie was Mohanlal’s Pulimurugan which is now the highest grossing Malayalam movie ever recently touching the 150 crore mark. The movie is still continuing its amazing run in theatres.
Mohanlal and Mammootty are also busy with their own projects. Mammootty is currently shooting for director Ranjith’s Puthan Panam after which he will be joining the sets of 7th Day fame Shyam Dhar’s next.
Mohanlal meanwhile has completed the first schedule of his upcoming war movie 1971 : Beyond Borders directed by Major Ravi.
He will be joining B Unnikrishnan’s big budget movie in January. The actor’s next release is Munthirivallikalal Thalirkkumbol, slated to release on December 22.