The shooting of Ladies and Gentlemen will start by the month of November and expected to release in the first half of 2013.
After a long gap of 20 years, Mohanlal and Director Siddique are going to pair up again for the movie titled ‘Ladies and Gentlemen‘. The last time Siddique teamed up with Mohanlal was in the super hit movie ‘Vietnam Colony‘ released in 1992.
“The story revolves around Mohanlal and how he inspires these youngsters. Though they are total strangers, they are brought together by Mohanlal’s character. It is a fun film, which will also carry a social message.” Siddique said while confirming the news.
Meera Jasmine, Mamta Mohandas, Padmapriya and Mithra Kurian will be the four ladies in the film. Mamta and Mithra will play the roles of IT professionals where as Meera will play a company CEO and Padmapriya will be coming as an Air hostess.
Currently, Siddique is busy with his next Bollywood flick with John Abraham. And the director says John’s dates are delaying the project.
“John has been confirmed for the project but, his dates are not yet finalized. If I don’t start shooting for my Bollywood film by December, I might choose to start on my next Malayalam film instead,” Says the director.
The shooting of Ladies and Gentlemen will start by the month of November and expected to release in the first half of 2013. The movie is produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Ashirvad films Siddique–Lal combination created many super hit films including ‘Godfather’ and ‘Ramji Rao Speaking’ but later they both decided to direct films independently. Siddique’s independent films like Friends, Chronic Bachelor etc were also a box office hit. Even though his latest Malayalam film Bodyguard did not do well at the box office, it’s Hindi and Tamil versions were commercial success.