Following the release of ‘Summer in Bethlehem’ in 1998, it was reported that Ranjith and Sibi will be reuniting in Malayalam. Twenty-two years ago on this day, one of these screenwriters and one director came out in Summer in Bethlehem. Twenty-two years later, an Asif Ali film is set to launch this year with one producer and another director, Ranjith said on his Facebook account. Now the shooting of the film is going to start.
The shooting of the film is scheduled to start in the first week of October in Kozhikode. The film also stars Asif Ali. Ranjith and PM Sasidharan on the banner of Gold Coin Motion Pictures The film is being written by newcomer Hemand. The film is directed by Sibi Malayil. The camera of the film is by Prashant Raveendran.
This is the third time that Sibi Malayil and Asif Ali have teamed up. Earlier, Asif Ali starred in Apurva Raga, Violin, and Unnam. More details about the new film will be released in the coming days.
The project will mark the actor’s fourth collaboration with the veteran director after Unnam, Violin, and Apoorvaragam. Interestingly, this is also the fourth Sibi Malayil film penned by Renjith after Mayamayooram, Summer in Bethlehem, and Ustad. The remaining details are expected to be announced soon. Asif’s upcoming slate also includes RJ Mathukutty’s Kunjeldho, Rajeev Ravi’s Kuttavum Shikshayum, Jibu Jacob’s Ellaam Sheriyaakum, and Sethu’s Maheshum Marutiyum. The remaining details are expected to be announced soon.