Directed by P Vasu, the Kannada sequel features Ravichandran in the lead and Anant Nag in a pivotal role.
"12th Man" will be backed by Antony Perumbavoor, who produced "Drishyam" and its sequel, under the banner of Aashirvad Cinemas.
The first installment traced the struggle of Georgekutty (Mohanlal) and his family, who come under suspicion when the son of Inspector General of Police Geetha Prabhakar (Asha Sarath) gets killed.
The Pathanamthitta police received a tip-off that a man, who went missing from Anchal in Kollam two years ago, was murdered by his relatives and buried near his house
Ravichandran and P Vasu will team up again for the Kannada remake of Drishyam 2, titled Drishya 2.
Here’s the man of the hour, Jeethu himself, in conversation about his much-appreciated film, Drishyam 2: The Resumption.
Meanwhile, the actor is gearing up to shoot for Rathish Ambat’s second directorial feature, Theerpu, written by Murali Gopy.
The most impressive move Jeethu makes here to enhance the sequel is casting Murali Gopy in the role of, well, Georgekutty's nemesis - an astute, calculating senior police officer.
Joseph, 48, was also keen to explore society's perception about the family, which was suspected of committing a crime.
With Drishyam’s sequel premiering on Amazon Prime Video this Friday, Mohanlal gives Cinema Express an idea of what to expect from the film.
The video has Georgekutty, essayed by Mohanlal, narrate what happened on that fateful night and how he left no stone unturned to safeguard his family.
"Drishyam 2", whose trailer crossed over nine million in 48 hours of its debut, is all set to premiere on Amazon Prime Video on February 19.
Mohanlal & director Jeethu Joseph made the landmark announcement on New Year’s Day
'Drishyam 2" is the sequel of the hit crime thriller "Drishyam" released in2013 and was made in several languages.
Acclaimed cinematographer-director Sujith Vaassudev on his second directorial venture Autorsha and his innovative idea "Autorsha 360"