Actor Mohanlal on Thursday took to Twitter to share the official announcement video of Drishyam 2, which will mark his reunion with filmmaker Jeetu Joseph. The project, according to reports, will take off post lockdown.
Drishyam, which is the story of a father covering up a homicide to save his circle of relatives, used to be the first Malayalam movie to gross over Rs 50 crore. The sequel will be produced by Antony Perumbavoor. The remainder of the cast and crew will be announced soon.
#Drishyam #Drishyam2 pic.twitter.com/OHnue7P5uw
— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) May 21, 2020
It’s worth mentioning that Mohanlal and Jeetu Joseph recently joined hands for Malayalam thriller, Ram. The project, which also stars Trisha Krishnan as the leading lady, used to be officially launched final December. The makers of Ram even released a title poster when the project used to be announced.
In a recent media interplay, Jeetu revealed he’s going to put Ram on hold and finish working on another project for the time being. As per reports, this new project will be Drishyam 2, and it’ll go on the floors as soon as Kerala government grants permission to commence movie shootings.
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Mohanlal used to be final seen in Malayalam movie, Big Brother. He used to be also recently seen in Malayalam blockbuster Lucifer, which has a sequel in the pipeline. Lucifer used to be the first Malayalam movie to gross over Rs 200 crore worldwide. The movie, a political thriller, saw Mohanlal play a character called Stephen Nedumpally.
Produced by Antony Perumbavoor, the movie also starred Vivek Oberoi, Tovino Thomas, Indrajith and Manju Warrier in a very powerful roles. Lucifer marked the directorial debut of actor Prithviraj. In December 2018, he took to Twitter to share a heartfelt post on the experience of directing Mohanlal.
Lucifer will actually have a sequel and the project is all set to be remade in Telugu with Chiranjeevi.
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