Dileep will be seen as a pickpocketer in the movie Pickpocket. This comedy thriller is directed by P Balachandrakumar. The team is yet to finalize the female lead. The film revolves around the life of a pickpocket and the troubles he land into while doing so. As per reports, Dileep will be trained in pick-pocketing by well known international crime researcher Bob Arno. This movie will also introduce popular Tamil comedy actor Motta Rajendran into Malayalam. The movie is to start shooting in 2017.