In veteran director Siby Malayil’s Saigal Paadukayanu, Shine Tom Chacko plays the lead. He plays Chandra Babu, an auto driver in Kozhikode. He is a gifted singer as well and lives in Kozhikode.
He is the son of Saigal Yusuf, played by Madhupal. Yusuf was a gifted Hindustani singer, who had a great fan following but died poor.
Saigal Paadukayanu has been scripted by T A Razack. The shooting of the film, produced by Jomy, is currently going on at Kozhikode. Anil Eswar is the cinematographer. Rafeeq Ahmad’s lines have been set to tune by M Jayachandran.