Shylock writers Bibin Mohan and Aneesh Hameed to team up with B Unnikrishnan next
Industry insiders as well as fans have pinned high expectations on the upcoming Mammootty starrer ‘Shylock’. Shoot for the film has already been completed and it it most likely to hit screens for Christmas. Ajai Vasudev is directing the film, which has a Tamil version as well, titled as ‘Kuberan’. It is scripted by debutants Bibin Mohan and Aneesh Hameed.
Interestingly, even before the release of their maiden film, the writers have bagged their next. It is learnt that their second film will be directed by B Unnikrishnan. Giving hints about the same, both the writers had recently shared a photo taken with Unnikrishnan on their respective social media handles.
It must be noted that the director had heaped praise on the writers, Bibin and Aneesh, during the launch event of ‘Shylock’ and remarked about their potential. Apparently, the veteran was impressed by their writing and decided to collaborate with them for a new project. They are currently planning a big-budget mass entertainer that will appeal to a wide range of audience.
We hear that B Unnikrishnan is trying to get on board a leading star from Malayalam cinema to play the lead role. Talks are still in initial stages, so we still await an official confirmation.