Fifth series of CBI franchise goes on floorsNov 29, 2021 KRR
Mammootty’s famous character Sethurama Iyer is gearing up for a comeback as the fifth series of the CBI franchise is in the offing. The shooting for the fifth part commenced in Kochi on Monday with a puja. Scripted by SN Swamy, the film is directed by K Madhu, who has directed all the films in the CBI series, starting from ‘Oru CBI Diarikurippu’ in 1988. The yet-to-be-titled film is being produced by Appachan under the popular banner Swargachithra.
Mammootty will join the set on December 5. The film also stars Mukesh, Saikumar, Renji Panicker, Dileesh Pothen, Soubin Shahir, Asha Sarath and Malavika Menon, among others. Akhil George has been roped in for cinematography while Jakes Bejoy is composing music for the film.
The film’s shoot will be completed in a single schedule and the major locations are Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam, Hyderabad and New Delhi.