Actor Mohanlal is celebrating his 57th birthday today. As birthday wishes continue to pour in from his colleagues and fans across the globe, he announced the name of his new film with director Lal Jose.

The film, in which he plays College Principal Prof Michael Idikkula, will be titled ‘Velipadinte Pustakam’, Mohanlal said in his Tweet.

The movie will be produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Ashirvad Cinemas. Angamaly Diaries-fame Anna Reshma will play the female lead.

Priyanka is also playing an important character in the film. Anoop Menon, Siddique, Salim Kumar, Kalabhavan Shajon, Shivaji Guruvayoor, Sharanya, Arun (Anandam-fame) and Swapna are among the cast.

Benny P Nayarambalam penned the script for the movie. Lyricists Vayalar Sarathchandravarma, Rafeeq Ahmed, Santhosh Varma, Anil Panachooran and Manu Manjith will work on the songs. Music by Shan Rahman. Cinematography: Vishnu Sharma. Distribution: Maxlab Cinemas.