Mammootty In A Double Role
Superstar Mamootty has got one more chance to show-off his acting skills. This veteran Malayalam hero, who has also done movies in Tamil, will now be seen in a double role for a period movie titled Paleri Manickam which will be directed by ace director Ranjith.
Mammootty will be seen playing two characters belonging two different periods in time. While one, Ahmed Haji, is a rich landlord who lived in the 1950s, the other, Haridas, is an investigating officer living in the present era.
Paleri Manickam is based on the aspects of a murder that happened during the 1950s and is inspired by a novel penned by T.P.Rajeevan. Even though the vital roles are played by stage artists, the cast also includes popular names like Sreenivasan, Vijayaraghavan, Siddique, Saadique etc.
Cinematography is by Prakash Kutty while Bijibal is in charge of the music.