Pathinettam Padi is megastar Mammootty's next which is directed by noted scriptwriter Shanker Ramakrishnan and bankrolled by August Cinemas. The film has Mammukka playing John Abraham Palackal and the megastar stylish look in his ponytail an, sun glasses and jeans were a huge hit on social media. The film has Prithviraj, Arya and Tovino Thomas doing cameo roles. Prithvi has joined the sets of the film to shoot his portions. The film also stars Saniya Iyappan, Priya Anand and Unni Mukundan. Prithviraj was one of the founding members of August Cinema and in 2017 he quit the production house to start his own home productions.