‘Kanal’ directed by M Padmakumar and scripted by S Suresh Babu stars Mohanlal and Anoop Menon in the lead roles. Mohanlal plays John David, an animator by job and Anoop Menon does Anantharaman, a media person. They meet after a gap of a many years during a train journey. This rendezvous reignites the thoughts about their troubled and tensed past. ‘Kanal’ picturizes the resulting story. 'Kanal' with the tag line "Every end has an old beginning" is a revenge story that revolves around these two people. Innocent, Kochupreman, Atul Kulkkarni, Honey Rose, Gauri Nanda, Devi Ajith, Nikhita, Sheelu Abraham, Saddique, Jayakrishnan, Ambika Mohan, and Balaji also do important roles. Ouseppachen tunes music for the lyrics penned by Dr Madhu Vasudevan. Vinod Illambilly is the cameraman. ‘Kanal’ is produced by Abraham Mathew under the banner Abam Movies.