Soubin Shahir’s Joothan is a psychological mystery thriller
It was earlier announced that veteran director will be helming a film titled ‘Joothan’ with Joju George, Soubin Shahir and Rima Kallingal in the lead roles. S Suresh Babu, who has penned films like ‘Nadan’, ‘Shikkar’ and ‘Kanal’, is scripting this upcoming movie as well. Interestingly, the movie is based on some real life incidents. It is a psychological thriller with mystery elements in it.
Soubin plays the lead role of Eo Eliyavu Kohan, someone who gets married to a popular actress. Post their marriage, he comes upon certain startling revelations and that’s how the plot evolves. Rima Kallingal was supposed to the cine star’s role, but it is said that the actress has opted out of the film. The news is yet to be confirmed. Joju George will be seen as a police officer in the film.
The makers have also revealed that ‘Joothan’ is not the original title of the film. Apparently, it is just a working title and original title will be announced only before the movie’s release. Cinematographer Lokanadhan S and talented young composer Sushin Shyam are part of the technical crew. Ruby Films is presenting the movie, shoot for which is scheduled to commence this year itself.