Nadirshah’s Mera Naam Shaji to go on floors by next week
Mimicry artist turned filmmaker Nadirshah has proved himself to be a director who can deliver enjoyable entertainers with his previous movies Amar Akbar Anthony and Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan. His third directorial venture in Malayalam, titled as Mera Naam Shaji, starring Biju Menon, Asif Ali and Baiju in the lead roles, is all set to start rolling on November 16 in Thiruvananthapuram. The film deals with the life of three Shajis one of whom hails from Thiruvananthapuram and the other is from Kochi and the third one is from Kozhikode.
If the reports are to be believed, Biju Menon will be seen playing the role of a Goonda in the film. Scripted by Dileep, who was the director of 2011 Malayalam movie Kadhayile Nayika, Mera Naam Shaji also features Nikhila Vimal and Sreenivasan in important roles. Debutant Emil Mohammed will be composing music for the film. The action comedy entertainer will be shot at various locations in Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode