Mammootty to play a traffic police inspector next?
If reports are to be believed, Mammootty is set to reunite with ‘Abrahaminte Santhathikal’ director Shaji Padoor. It is said that their new film will have Mammootty in the role of a traffic police inspector. Though the veteran has done several cop roles in his career, this will be the first time he will be seen in a traffic police inspector’s role.
Abhilash Pillai, who is scripting the upcoming films ‘Patham Valavu’ and ‘Night Drive’, is attached the scenarist for Mammootty-Shaji Padoor combo’s next. Mammootty’s long associate George is most likely to produce the film. An official announcement is expected soon.
Mammootty meanwhile is expected to rejoin the sets of ‘CBI 5 ‘ soon. He was forced to take a break after testing positive for Covid-19. He also has ‘Puzhu’ and ‘Bheeshma Parvam’ lined up for release.
Unconfirmed reports suggest that ‘Puzhu’ will be getting a direct OTT release on Sony Liv.