Mohanlal will play the lead in the upcoming film produced by former minister and RSP leader Shibu Baby John. Newcomer Vivek is directing the film. The film is being prepared as Mohanlal's 353rd film.
The movie was announced through Mohanlal's Facebook page. Mohanlal wrote on Facebook that he has been in a relationship with Shibu Baby John for 30 years and will be joining Jeethu Joseph's new movie after Ram. Century Films and Max Lab are co-producers.
“I have been friends with Mr. Shibu Baby John for over thirty years. Let me gladly share the information that that friendship is now moving into a joint venture. His new film production company John & Mary Creative and Mr. Century Kochumon's Century Films, Mr. K. I will be starring in a film co-produced by C Babu and Max Lab. The film is being directed by young director Mr. Vivek. Mr. Jeethu Joseph will be participating in the film 'Ram' after its completion. More details about the movie will be shared with you soon. # L353 #JohnandMaryCreative Century Films #MaxlabCinemas;” wrote Mohanlal.
12th Man is the last film released by Mohanlal. Jeethu Joseph directed the film. The film, a direct OTT release gained much appreciation from the audience. Mohanlal played the lead role in the film. The thriller film marked the reunion of Mohanlal and Jeethu after their blockbuster hit ‘Drishyam 2’.