Manju Warrier is now a well known name among the Tamil audience, thanks to her impactful performance in director Vetri Maaran's critically acclaimed blockbuster, Asuran that starred Dhanush in the lead role. Manju Warrier played the role of Dhanush's wife in the film and her matured and natural performance left a lasting impact on the audience. Interestingly, it was her debut in Tamil cinema and she couldn't have asked for a better launch pad. The talented actress will next be seen in an upcoming Malayalam film titled The Priest and it features Malayalam Superstar Mammootty in the lead role. Notably, this is the first time Mammootty and Manju Warrier are acting together in the film and the fans are eagerly looking forward to witnessing the film in the theatres.

The film is scheduled to release in theatres on March 4 and it is one of the first major big league Malayalam movies to release in theatres after the relaxation of lockdown rules. Ahead of the film's release, the makers have released a new teaser which has garnered a wide attention among the audience. The teaser has already crossed a million views and the numbers are going to steadily increase in the next few days. This teaser gives us a glimpse into the film's premise and from what we see, it looks like The Priest will be intriguing mystery thriller. Mammootty plays the role of a Church Father who turns a detective to solve a case about three suicides that happen in the same family, continuously.

We also see a few shots of actress Manju Warrier and details regarding her role are yet to be known. Mammootty's son and actor Dulquer Salmaan was all praise for the film's teaser. DQ posted, "What a teaser this is! I am as excited as everyone else and can’t wait to watch this thriller on the big screen. All the best to the entire team of Priest.". The Priest is directed by Jofin T Chacko and produced by Anto Joseph and Unnikrishnan B. The film has music scored by Rahul Raj, while the cinematography and editing departments are headed by Akhil George and Shameer Muhammed respectively.

The film's screenplay and dialogues are penned by Deepu Pradeep and Shyam Menon. Apart from Mammootty and Manju Warrier, the film's star cast also includes the likes of Nikhila Vimal, Sreenath Bhasi, Saniya Iyappan, Jagadish, Madhupal, TG Ravi, Baby Monica, and others. For now, check out the newly released teaser of The Priest featuring Mammootty and Manju Warrier here: