Mamta Mohandas joins Tovino Thomas in ‘Forensic’
Mamta Mohandas playing the female lead in Tovino Thomas’ Forensic. Explaining about her role, Akhil Paul, one of the directors of the film, had said in an interview to the Times of India, Mamta Mohandas is not Tovino’s pair in the film, but she is the female lead. Revealing anything more about the character would give away the plot.
Tovino Thomas currently has a number of films in different stages of production. He is busy shooting for Edakkad Battalion 06. Wielding the megaphone for this venture is debutant director Swapnesh K Nair.
Dr. Shrikant Bhasi, Thomas Joseph Pattathanam, and Jayant Mammen are bankrolling the project under the banner of Ruby Films. P Balachandran has penned the script for this flick and he will be seen playing Tovino Thomas’ dad in it. Joy Mathew, Sudheesh, Rekha, Samyuktha Menon and Abu Saleem have been roped in to play pivotal roles.
Forensic was supposed to be directed by cinematographer Sujit Vasudev but he walked out due to date issues following which Akhil Paul and Anas Khan took over. The shooting of Forensic will commence in October and the filmmakers are busy scouting for locations in Kerala.
Edakkad Battalion 06 has been inspired by a true story, the details of which are kept under wraps for now. Tovino Thomas will be playing an army officer in it. The technical crew involved in this film include Sinu Sidharth for camera work, Kailas Menon to compose music and Rathin Radhakrishnan for editing.
Tovino also has 563 St. Charles Street, Kilometers and Kilometers, Minnal Murali, Joe and a few other projects. Of this, Kilometers and Kilometers is in the post-production stage.