An International Local Story is the debut directorial of noted comedian Harisree Ashokan. It stars Rahul Madhav, Dharmajan Bolgatty, Tini Tom, Manoj K Jayan, Biju Kuttan, Deepak Parambol, Suresh Krishna and Nandu, Kuttanadan Marpapa fame Surabhi Santhosh and Varathan fame Namitha. It is touted to be a fun comedy entertainer and will be bankrolled by M Shijith and Shaheer Shan under the banner of S Square Cinemas. Harisree Ashokan's son Arjun Ashokan will turn a singer for his dad's film. Arjun Ashokan is an actor who had made his presence felt in Parava, BTech, Varathan and has won appreciation for his role of Anand in the recent release June.