Veteran director Sibi Malayil has started the shooting of his next, which has been titled Kothu, and features Asif Ali in the lead role.
Nikhila Vimal is the heroine. Roshan Mathew and Sudev Nair include the main cast. Ranjith and P M Sasidharan are the producers.
According to reports, Kothu is a political thriller. The shooting of the movie has started in Kozhikode and is happening as per COVID 19 regulations.
Sibi Malayil is back in action after five years since Saigal Paadukayaanu. He has earlier directed Asif in Apporvaragam, Violin and Unnam.