The first look poster of Mammootty’s eagerly awaited, ‘Uncle’ released yesterday, set to release this film. ‘Uncle’ marks the debut of Gireesh Damodar, who has worked alongside, Ranjith and Padmakumar, and actor Joy Mathew’s second script after the widely acclaimed, ‘Shutter’. Another socially relevant movie, ‘Uncle’ is set around an unusual situation a middle class family is made to face, and a 17 year old girl and her father’s friend.

The plot is set around the journey the two take from Ooty to Kozhikode, Mammooty will sport a salt and pepper beard look. The female lead is played by Karthika Muraleedharan who debuted by last year in Dulquer Salmaan’s ‘Comarade In America’.

Uncle’s technical crew includes veteran cinematographer Azhagappan and composer Bijibal. The film is bank rolled by Joy Mathew and Sajai Sebastian jointly under their banners of Abra Films International and SJ Films.