Fahadh Faasil will be joining hands with critically acclaimed Kannada filmmaker Pawan Kumar of Lucia fame for a new film titled Dhoomam and the official announcement regarding the project was made this morning (September 30), taking the fans by a huge surprise. This is indeed an exciting collaboration and the fans are in for a solid treat. The announcement/title poster looks intriguing and it piques our curiosity. Soorarai Pottru sensation Aparna Balamurali has been roped in to play the female lead and this is her second film with Fahadh Faasil after the highly successful Maheshinte Prathikaaram.

Popular Tamil cinematographer Preetha Jayaraman would be handling the visuals of the film, while the music composition will be taken care of by Poornachandra Tejaswi who has been a regular collaborator with Pawan Kumar. The duo has worked together in movies like Lucia, U Turn, and the web series, Kudi Yedamaithe. The shooting of the film will begin on October 9, while the release is expected to happen in the summer of 2023. An official announcement on the release date will be made close to the release time. Fahadh Faasil was last seen in the intense survival thriller, Malayankunju which opened to positive reviews from the fans and critics.

A.R.Rahman composed music for this Sajimon Prabhakar directorial. This film will be produced by Vijay Kirgandur under the banner of Hombale Films, the makers of KGF and KGF: Chapter 2. Dhoomam will be made in four languages - Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, and Telugu. Apart from Dhoomam, Fahadh Faasil also has multiple other interesting projects in his pipeline in various languages. Fahadh recently completed the shooting of Maamannan, the Tamil film, starring Udhayanidhi Stalin, Keerthy Suresh, and Vadivelu as the other leads. Produced by Red Giant Movies, the film has music composed by A.R.Rahman. Fahadh will also be featuring in the highly anticipated sequel of Pushpa, starring Allu Arjun.