Prithviraj has earlier announced his plans to turn director. He has a ready tailored script from Murali Gopy. However things got delayed and the film was said to be shelved. However the actor along with his leading man Mohanlal had a press meet where he clarified that the film is very much on.

The film is titled Lucifer and will start rolling next May. Pre Production work is on in full swing. The film is produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner Aashirwad Cinemas. Other cast and crew details will be officially announced before the film starts rolling.

Prithviraj live streamed the event on facebook on Sunday.