Mammootty just completed work on director Ranjith’s film Puthan Panam. He has immediately moved to his next with director Shyamdhar of 7th Day fame. The film started rolling in Kochi yesterday. Asha Sharath and Deepti Sati play the female leads while Mammootty plays a teacher trainer who comes to Ernakulam form Idukki.

The film’s supporting cast features Alencier Ley, Dileesh Pothan, Innocent, Hareesh Kanaran and Sohan Seenulal. Most portions of teh family entertainer will be shot in Ernakulam and few shots will be canned in Idukki

Last year Mammootty had 4 releases – Thoppil Joppan, Kasaba, White and Puthiya Niyamam. His next release is expected to be The Great Father in March