Dileep will be playing a magician in his upcoming movie, Professor Dinkan. The movie is directed by debut director K Ramachandra Babu. Dileep will play a magician who chases after fame and messes up a big magic act, losing everything in the process. How he tries and makes things alright with little magic acts along the way is the story of the film. The comedy with a message is to be shot in 3D and will start rolling in the last quarter of the year.

Dileep is currently busy with the release of Adoor Gopalakrishnan’s Pinneyum and M Sunderdas’ Welcome to Central Jail.