Actor Soubin Shahir, who predominantly works in Malayalam films, released the first look poster of his upcoming Malayalam film American Junction on Sunday. The film is directed by Prem Sreekumar.
Making the announcement, the actor wrote: “Happy Diwali to all. Here’s the first look poster of American Junction directed by Prem Sreekumar, Written by Sibi Kaippan & Happy to team up with Shyju Unni after Parava.”
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The first look poster of the movie shows a caricature of Shahir wearing American flag-tinted sunglasses with the stars on the left lens and red and white stripes on the right with coconut leaves in the background.
The film is written by Sibi Kaippan and produced by Shyju Unni under the banner of The Movie Club. The film marks Sreekumar’s fourth directorial. Making the announcement on Sunday, Shyju wrote on social media: “Soubi, it was great to be part of your directorial debut parava and looking forward working with you again. Along with director Prem sreekumar and writer Sibi Kaippan we will make a great team.”
The rest of the cast and crew of the film is yet to be finalised.
Shahir and Shyju had earlier worked on the former’s directorial debut, Parava, in 2017.
Actor and director Shahir, who made his acting debut in a supporting role with the National Award-winning 2013 Malayalam romantic drama film Annayum Rasoolum, was last seen in Halal Love Story, which premiered on Amazon Prime Video last month. The film co-stars Indrajith Sukumaran, Grace Antony, Joju George and Sharaf U Dheen in lead roles. Prior to that, he was seen in Trance, which released earlier this year.
The actor currently has movies Jack and Jill and Vellarikka Pattanam, (co-starring Manju Warrier), Joothan (co-starring Rima Kallingal and Mamta Mohandas), Kallan D’souza and Djinn (co-starring Shine Tom Chacko and Sharaf U Dheen). He recently wrapped up shooting for Irul, which also stars Fahadh Faasil and Darshana Rajendran.