Is Tovino a part of Lucifer sequel Empuraan?

Lucifer had shattered box office records and fans are eagerly awaiting the sequel. The Prithviraj directorial -Mohanlal starrer has named its sequel as Empuraan and the title was formally announced by the actor, director, writer and producer. Apart from actors  Mohanlal and Prithviraj, the makers had not hinted at the other cast of the sequel.Now, we hear that Tovino Thomas who played the dashing Jathin Ramdas in Lucifer has an important role in Empuraan as well. Tovino's character was the son of a veteran politician and brother to Manju Warrier. Sources reveal that Tovino had hinted at this in an interview to the media. Let us wait for the official confirmation though.