Mohanlal to join hands with a Bollywood director for his next. Mohanlal is riding high on the success of his films as they rocked the box office continuously. Since last year his movies like Oppam, Pulimurugan, Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, and Velipadinte Pusthakam have all done well at the box office. Mohanlal is now doing the movie named Odiyan, which is the biggest budget movie in Mollywood till now. VA Shrikuamr Menon is directing this fantasy thriller and it has been bankrolling by Ashirvad Cinemas. The filming of this movie is now going on and it will only be completed by this coming December. Odiyan will reach the screens by next year March and will be the biggest release ever in Mollywood as well.
After completing Odiyan, Mohanlal will join hands with a Bollywood director for his next. It will be directed by Ajoy Varma who is an editor in Bollywood and he had directed Hindi movie named Dus Tole as well, which received great critical appreciation. It was in fact the Hindi remake of the popular Malayalam movie named Ponmuttayidunna Tharavu. The screenplay of this new project will be written by Saju Thomas and it will be bankrolled by Moonshot Entertainment owned by Santhosh T Kuruvila. As per reports, along with Ashiq Abu, Santhosh Kuruvila also put money in making Maheshinte Prathikaram in Malayalam and now he is producing the Tamil version of Maheshinte Prathikaram. Priyadarshan is directing this Tamil version. John Thomas and Mibu Jose Nettikadan will co-produce this upcoming Mohanlal movie.