Bicycle Thieves malayalam movie will feature Asif Ali and Aparna Gopinath in lead. Jis Joy who has shown his mettle behind the screen as an ad film director is gearing up for his directorial debut titled ‘Bicycle Thieves’. Much interestingly Aparna Gopinath who made her screen presence with Martin Prakkat’s ABCD would romance Asif Ali in her next. Young actor Asif will play the character role of a bicycle thief, while Aparna as a bank employee. The movie revolves around the life of four friends who steal bicycles and sell them for a living.
From the words of the director, the story has been inspired from the Mammootty’s 1990 hit movie, Kalikkalam which was based on a robber. Asif, an orphan is a gang leader who makes theft albeit with a noble intention. He is a kind-hearted person who spends a part of his income for in helping poor people. Aparna’s character plays an influential role in his life. Jis has also lent his hands for writing the screenplay and dialogues for the movie for the story penned by Ajith Pillai. Salim Kumar, Bineesh Kodiyeri and Rahul Madhav will play the role of other thieves in the gang while Vijay Babu, Siddique, Jaffer Idukki and KPAC Lalitha will give life to other prominent characters in the movie. The movie will be blessed with the presence of Deepak Dev who will set the tunes. With the shooting planned to start in September at various locations in Kochi, the movie will be release in November. Bicycle Thieves malayalam movie cast and crew Cast: Asif Ali, Aparna Gopinath, Saiju Kurup, Aju Varghese, Balu Director: Jis Joy Producer: Dr. S SajiKumar DOP: Binendra Menon Story: Ajith Pillai Editor: Ratheesh Lyrics: Kaithapram, Anu Elizabeth Music: Deepak Dev Design: Friday Peeps Make-up: Joe Korathy Art- Unni Production Controller: Hari Venjaramoodu