Charlie stars Dulquer Salmaan and is directed by Martin Prakkatt. The duo had earlier worked on 'ABCD - American Born Confused Desi'. Parvathy Menon is the female lead of the movie. Aparna Gopinath who had earlier worked in the Dulquer-Martin film ABCD, has a pivotal role in the film. Story is written by acclaimed Malayalam writer Unni R. Besides Dulquer, Parvathy and Aparna Gopinath, "Charlie" has star cast of Chemban Vinod, Nedumudi Veni, Seetha, Joju George, Renji Panicker, Kalpana, Sinil Suhatha, Shoubin, Tovino Thomas, Neeraj Madhav, Jacob Gregory, Ramesh Pisharady and Kannan Sagar. "Charlie" is shot extensively in various locations such as Kochi, Munnar and Gujarat. The movie is produced by Shebin Bekkar, Joju George and Martin Prakkat under the banner of Finding Cinema and distributed by Play House Release.