It was earlier reported that Mammootty will be making a cameo appearance as himself in the upcoming Renjith directorial Bilathikatha starring Anu Sithara and Niranj. As per the latest reports, Mohanlal is replacing Mammootty in the film and the superstar will be appearing as himself in the movie. Although its cameo role, it is said that his character has a lot of prominence in the plot. Scripted jointly by Renjith and Sethu, Bilathikadha is set in England and features a stellar cast including Kaniha, Jewel Mary, Kalabhavan Shajon, Suresh Krishna, and Dileesh Pothan among others. The movie is slated to go on floors in March.