Antony Varghese, who had a mesmerizing debut as Vincent Peppe of Angamaly Diaries, will be seen next in a thriller.
The film titled Swathantryam Ardharathriyil will be the directorial debut of Tinu Pappachan who has assisted Lijo Jose Pellissery in all his movies.
Antony will be playing a Kottayam-based banker in the film which will be shot in Kottayam, Mangaluru and Australia.
The film will be penned by newcomer Dileep Kurien. Tito Wilson, who played the villainous 'U-clamp' Rajan in Angamay Diaries will also be essaying an important role in the film. The female lead is yet to be finalized.
Swathantryam Ardharathriyil will go on the floor on October 8. It is also the first production venture of director B. Unnikrishnan. B.C. Joshy, Lijo Jose Pellissery and Chemban Vinod Jose are the co-producers.