Mammootty will be casted in August Cinema's upcoming movie. The movie is titled as 'Pathinettaam Padi'. It will be the directorial debut of writer and actor Shankar Ramakarishnan. August Cinema is a prominent production house of Malayalam film industry. The latest release of the house was 'Theevandi'. It will also distribute 2.0 starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar.

Today evening at 7pm August Cinema revealed that the star will join this upcoming project. A poster of Mammootty's character is also uploaded on Facebook page of August Cinema. The character is named as John Abraham Palackal. The shoot of the film began in the month of May. Further details about the film will be updated in the later months of this year.

August Cinema is an Indian film production and distribution company found by actor Prithviraj Sukumaran along with director-cinematographer Santosh Sivan and entrepreneur Shaji Nadesan.