Villain is an upcoming crime thriller movie directed by B. Unnikrishnan. Mohanlal plays the lead in this movie as retired police officer. Manju Warrier plays the female lead. She will essay the role of Mohanlal's wife. Villain will also mark the Malayalam debut for three big South Indian stars: Vishal, Hansika, and Raashi Khanna. Tollywood star Srikanth also play a pivotal role in the movie. While action choreographer Peter Hein will be coordinating the stunts, the songs for the movie will be composed by Sushin Shyam. This big budget film is produced by popular Tollywood producer Rockline Venkatesh under the banner of Rockline Entertainments Pvt Ltd.
Mohanlal essays the role a retired police officer named Mathew Manjooran. The plot of the movie revolves around an investigation undertaken by Mathew Manjooran regarding the death of 8 children. 'Villain' is slated for a release on October 27, 2017.