Debutant director Pramod Payyannur will direct the film Balyakalasakhi, based on the novel of the same title by well known writer Vaikom Muhammed Basheer. Mammootty plays the lead in the film.
The film is based on the love story between Majeed and Suhara. While Mammootty plays Majeed, Thattathin Marayathu heroine Isha Talwar is playing Suhara. Mammootty is in fact playing a double role as father and son.
Some of Basheer’s popular characters like ‘Ettukaali Mammoonju’ will also be there in the film.
The shooting of the film was completed in Kerala and Kolkata. The cinematographer isHari Nair.