Tovino Thomas is starring in a new movie titled ‘Edakkad Battalion 06’. Debutant Swapnesh K Nair, a former associate of Omar Lulu, is directing the film, shoot for which has already commenced. Apparently, plays the role of an army officer in the film. Though the actor has done cop roles before, this is the first time he’ll be seen as an army man.
Actor-writer P Balachandran has scripted the film. He has earlier penned acclaimed films like ‘Ulladakkam’, ‘Pavithram’, ‘Agnidevan’ and ‘Punaradhivasam’. He last scripted the Rajeev Ravi directorial ‘Kammattipaadam’. Details regarding the genre of his new movie with Tovino has not yet been revealed.
Samyuktha Menon plays the female lead in ‘Edakkad Battalion 06’. This is her third outing with Tovino after sharing screen space with him in ‘Theevandi’ and ‘Uyare’. In the technical front, Sinu Sidharth is cranking the camera and Kailas Menon handles the music department. Rathin Radhakrishnan is the editor.
Sreekanth Bhasi, Thomas Joseph Pattathanam and Jayant Mammen are jointly producing ‘Edakkad Battalion 06’ under the banner of Ruby Films.