John Abraham enters the Malayalam film industry as a producer


Bollywood actor John Abraham is marking his debut in the Malayalam film industry as a producer with his latest movie Mike. He took to his social media and shared a picture that sees the beginning of his venture in South cinema. The movie’s first day shoot took place in Mysore.

Produced by Abraham under his banner JA Entertainment, the Malayalam film is helmed by Vishnu Sivaprasad and will mark the debut of actor Ranjith Sajeev. The movie will also feature Anaswara Rajan, Jinu Joseph besides others.

Reportedly, Mike will be shot at multiple locations in India, including Kattappana, Vaikom, and Dharamshala.

“Our first Malayalam film #Mike. Directed by Vishnu Sivaprasad. Starring Ranjith Sajeev and Anaswara Rajan. Produced by John Abraham. Shoot begins Today!!” John Abraham shared in his post on Wednesday (Oct 20) posting a picture of the clapboard.

The movie is a coming-of-age story scripted by Ashiq Akbar Ali. Renadive, who has previously wielded the camera for films ‘CIA’ and ‘Shylock’ is the director of photography for ‘Mike’. Vivek Harshan has roped in as the editor, and music is scored by Radhan. Renjith Kotheri is the art director and Ronex Xaviour is the makeup artist. Sonia Sandiavo is handling the costumes for the film.