Arya played the baddie in Allu Arjun’s Varudu. The actor is now all set to return playing the villain in Mammootty’s upcoming film with Haneef Adeni. The film has been titled The Great Father and also stars Sneha in the role of Mammootty’s wife. The film is expected to start rolling shortly. Prithviraj will be bankrolling the project and is expected to play a short cameo in the movie.

This will be Arya’s third Malayalam film after Double Barrel and Urumi. He is currently busy with his action adventure film with Manjapai fame Raghavan. Arya has gone through a complete physical transformation in the film which is shot in a forest backdrop. Catherine Tresa will be the leading lady and Yuvan Shankar Raja is composing the music.