Aadu directed by Midhun Manuel Thomas and starring Jayasurya as Shaji Pappan was a dud at the box office. But, it garnered many fans post its release on television channels and torrent sites. The sequel Aadu 2 was announced 3 years after its release and was a success. It may be noted that Shaji Pappan is an iconic character from Jayasurya and was liked by all for the looks and act. The Aadu franchise has many stars like Saiju Kurup, Vinayakan, Dharmajan Bolgatty, Vijay Babu, Now, the good news is that Aadu 3 is coming up shortly. This was announced by Vijay Babu, the producer, on his social media page.