Mammootty the megastar of Malayalam cinema has got a handful of interesting projects under his belt. One among them is the movie “The Priest” in which he is essaying the role of priest for the first time in his filming career. Sreenath Bhasi an upcoming actor was all set to play the crucial role in the project and even he has completed few portions before all India lockdown. Now the sources revealed that he has quit the project because he has to fulfil other commitments. The project is delayed due to lockdown and is expected to resume once the shooting restrictions got over.
But with other commitments in hand, he has planned to withdraw himself from the project. As of now, megastar Mammootty has already completed his portions and he had wrapped before the lockdown begins. However, the news is not officially confirmed by Sreenath Bhasi or makers but sources revealed that talks already begin with other young actors as a replacement for Sreenath Bhasi. The project is helmed by Jofin T Chacko and it is bankrolled by a joseph film company and RD illuminations.