The first look of Mammootty’s Thoppil Joppan is out. The poster was released to mark Mammootty’s birthday yesterday. The film is expected to release in October and is directed by Johny Antony and scripted by Benny P Nayarambalam. In the film Mammootty plays a washed out, alcoholic, Kabaddi fan. The movie also stars Mamta Mohandas who plays the character Mariya, a medical student and Andreah Jeremiah as Annie, a small town girl. Harisree Ashokan, Salim Kumar, Renji Panicker, Suresh Krishna, Alancier, Saju Navodaya and Baby Akshara form the supporting cast.

The film was earlier expected to release for Onam but has been postponed now. Mammootty has had two releases so far – Kasaba and White. Kasaba was well received while White failed to make an impact.