Veteran actor Mammootty has revealed that he is open to working in the Lokesh Cinematic Universe (LCU). The actor made the revelation during the promotional events of his upcoming film Kaathal: The Core.
Mammootty was asked by an anchor whether he is part of the Lokesh and Rajnikanth film and the actor replied that he is not part of the project as of now and no call from the team has been made yet. However, he expressed his willingness to be part of the LCU if given the opportunity.
The LCU is a series of films set in the same universe, connected by common characters and themes. The franchise was launched with the 2019 film Karthikeyan, and has since been expanded with the films Vikram (2022) and Kaithi (2019).
Mammootty’s revelation has fueled speculation that he may be cast in a future LCU film. The actor’s fans are eagerly awaiting an official announcement from the LCU team.
In the meantime, Mammootty is gearing up for the release of Kaathal: The Core. The film is a crime thriller directed by Jeo Baby and also stars Jyothika. It is scheduled to release on November 24, 2023.
Mammootty is one of the most respected and celebrated actors in Indian cinema. He has starred in over 400 films in his career, spanning across various genres. He is known for his powerful performances and his ability to connect with audiences.
Mammootty’s revelation that he is open to working in the LCU is a major development in the Indian film industry. The actor’s involvement in the franchise would be a huge boost for the LCU and would take it to new heights.