Actor Fahad Faasil and Director Mahesh Narayan again join hands together for the new Malayalam anthology project. Reports say that Mahesh Narayan, who did the film Malik helming Fahad Faasil in a lead role has decided to direct another movie which has been found as a segment to form an anthology.
This time the two are coming together through the Netflix anthology in which the project comprises a total of ten segments and it combines the six stories of MT Vasudevan Nair. However, the shooting of the part directed by Mahesh Narayanan in Anthology has not started yet.
If the development becomes a reality, the project will be Mahesh’s fourth directorial venture with Fahad after Take Off, CU Soon, and Malik. The Netflix anthology in Malayalam is divided into 10,30-minute episodes. The new anthology is a star-loaded project featuring big names like Mammootty, Mohanlal, Biju Menon, and Asif Ali and esteemed filmmakers like Priyadarshan, Santosh Sivan, Lijo Jose Pellissery, Jayaraj, and Rathish Ambat who are working on their respective films in the anthology.
However, the names of other directors for the segments and the actors leading the roles are yet to come. Seven of the 10 parts, including Fahad, have been announced so far.
The popular director Mahesh Narayan started working as an advert editor. He subsequently progressed to editing documentaries, short films and entered the film industry with Rathri Mazha, a Malayalam film that won five Kerala State Film Awards. He is now getting ready for and involved in the pre-production of his Hindi directorial debut Phantom Hospital.