Vishnu Vishal starrer FIR – Faizal Ibrahim Rais which recently commenced with shoot has roped in director-producer Gautham Vasudev Menon to essay a key role in the film. Manu Anand, the director of the film is also incidentally a former associate of Gautham. The film is being bankrolled by Vishnu’s home banner Vishnuu Vishal Studioz after Anand Joy’s Sujataa Entertainment dropped out of the project due to a lack of funds.
Vishnu Vishal took to Twitter to announce the news.
You’ve always been a person that I’ve looked up to in cinema , and I’m soooo happy that you’re a part of my own film now 🙂 🙂
Thank you @menongautham sir for agreeing to be a part of our #FIR journey,really excited to see you on the sets:)
— VISHNU VISHAL – VV (@TheVishnuVishal) December 27, 2019
The film’s theme revolves around terrorism wherein a young Muslim boy finds himself in a difficult circumstance. Raiza Wilson, Manjima Mohan, and Reba Monica John will be playing the female leads in the film. South Indian movie tracker Prashanth Rangaswamy too has a significant role in the film. Arul Vincent will be handling the camera with N Ashwath composing music and Prasanna GK on the edit.
Recently, the team was found recording the opening song of the film. It has been rendered by Sathya Prakash with lyrics penned by Bagavathy Krishnan.
The film which is expected to wrap up the shoot by the end of February will hit screens next year.
Watch the motion poster of FIR – Faizal Ibrahim Rais here.