Midhun Manuel Thomas best known for his Aadu franchise has announced that the pre-production works of the third instalment has started. He has also directed movies like Ann Maria Kalippilaanu and Alamara. But, now he is best known as the director of the thriller Anjaam Pathiraa, the first Mollywood blockbuster of 2020. Aadu, failed at the box office but has gained many fan-followers post its release on torrent sites. Aadu 2 performed well and the team had already announced about Aadu 3. The Jayasurya starrer is bankrolled by Vijay Babu under his banner Friday Film House and has music by Shaan Rahman.