Breaking: Rishab Shetty, Mohanlal, Kamal Hassan to come together for a Malayalam film

According to recent news reports, it is likely that Kantara star Rishab Shetty might make his big debut in the Malayalam film industry with global South superstar Mohanlal’s upcoming film project.

Kantara star in Malayalam film

Drishyam 2 fame Mohanlal, the globally famous Malayalam superstar, is joining hands with filmmaker Lijo Jose Pellissery for the first time in his career for the upcoming movie Malaikottai Valiban. The much-awaited project will be an action thriller.


According to an Asianetnews report, the globally renowned pan-Indian star, actor, and filmmaker Rishab Shetty who gained global recognition with the Kantara is set to make his Malayalam debut with Mohanlal.

Some unanimous reports suggested that the Kananda actor got approached to make a cameo appearance in Mohanlal and Lijo Jose Pellissery’s ambitious project. According to the grapevine, Rishab Shetty is thrilled and pumped up to share the screen with the Malayalam superstar. He has already given a green signal to the project. However, the reports are not confirmed by the makers yet.

Malaikottai Valiban

Along with Mohanlal, Lijo Jose Pellissery’s ambitious project will feature some of the best talents of Indian cinema in pivotal roles. The grapevine also shared that the iconic and legendary actor Kamal Haasan might essay an important role in the film too. If this falls into place, there are chances that Kamal Hassan might reunite with Mohanlal of Malayalam cinema after a long time.


According to Jagran, the much-awaited project of Mohanlal with Lijo Jose is touted to be an out-and-out action thriller film where the shoot will be started in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, and the anticipations are riding high on the film.

The film’s screenplay is penned by PS Rafeeque, Madhu Neelakandan is the director of photography, with Deepu Joseph handling the editing department. Other than that, Prashant Pillai is the composer of the songs and original score.