Neeli is a Malayalam horror comedy movie starring Mamta Mohandas and Anoop in the lead roles. The film marks the directorial debut of Althaf Rahman who has been an associate director to noted filmmakers Kamal, Joshiy, and Madhupal and has been a part of the industry for over a decade now. Mamta Mohandas appear in the role of a speech therapist while Anoop Menon will be seen as a paranormal investigator. How he along with the characters played by Babu Raj, Sreekumar Marimayam, and Sinil Sainudeen join Mamta for a common goal and what happens next form crux of the movie.
Riyas Marath and Muneer Mohammed have jointly penned the script for Neeli. The duo is popular for penning the dialogues and screenplay for Sapthamashree Thaskaraha. Neeli which will be shot entirely in Thrissur, is set against the backdrop of a fictional village named Kalliyankattu.