Sharing space with Nivin Pauly, superstar Mohanlal joined the team ‘Kayamlulam Kochunni’ at Mangalore on Tuesday. The photographs from the movie set has gone viral on social media after Nivin Pauly shared the photographs on his official Facebook page.

In the movie, Mohanlal is playing the role of the legendary character Ithikkara Pakki. Nivin Pauly will be seen in the title lead. Roshan Andrews is the director of the movie.

The film crew welcomed the superstar to the set on Sivaratri day. He started shooting for the movie from Wednesday.

The first look poster of Mohanlal as Ithikkara Pakki is not released yet.

He is currently acting in scenes with Nivin Pauly at Mangalore. Action sequences are the major highlight of the movie.

Earlier, two movies based on the legendary Ithikkara Pakki and Kayamkulam Kochunni, was released in Malayalam.Prem Nazeer played the title role in the movie ‘Ithikkara Pakki’ released in 1980. Malayalees’ favourite star Jayan is also seen in the movie.

Sathyan played the role of Kochunni in the movie Kayamkulam Kochunni released in 1966.

Boby Sanjay penned the script for the upcoming movie ‘Kayamkulam Kochunni’. The big budget movie produced by Sree Gokulam Movies is estimated to be more than Rs 40 lakh.

Babu Antony, Sunny Wane and Priya Anand will be seen in the lead roles.

A group of expert technicians including Cinematographer Binod Pradhan, editor Sreekar Prasad, production designer Sunil Babu, Sound Designer PM Satheesh, music director Gopi Sundar and stunt master Allan Ameen are associated with the movie.

The movie will be released for this Onam.