Anoop Menon and Ranjith starrer King Fish began its shoot. The film has Anoop and Ranjith playing royals Bhaskara Varma and Neelakanda Varma respectively. Durga Krishna plays the lead lady, Kalindi. Earlier, the film was planned as a VK Prakash directorial. However, due to date issues, Anoop Menon took over the mantle. Anoop took to his social media account to announce the change in the director and also about the start of the shoot. Anoop says that it was sheer coincidence that made him turn a director and a writer. Anoop had also revealed the new poster of the movie having the caption- Country roads, take me home.