Arival Chuttika Nakshathram from November

Director Amal Neerad's next film Arival Chuttika Nakshathram, which marks the coming together of Mammootty and Prithviraj for the second time after Pokkiriraja, will commence its regular shooting in November.

The film, scripted by Shankar Ramakrishnan and produced by August Cinema, is said to be a period drama set in the pre-Independence era of the 1930s and 40s when the Communist movement started in Kerala. According to sources, Mammootty will play the hero, while Prithviraj is the villain.