Kalyani Priyadarshan playing the lead in Malayalam Film Sesham Mike-il Fathima, written and directed by former journalist-turned-director Manu C Kumar. The film is jointly produced by Jagadish Palanisamy's The Route and Sudhan Sundaram's Passion Studios. Sesham Mike-il Fathima is his debut production venture for The Route.
The makers released its first look poster.
Kalyani plays a football enthusiast who also works as a game announcer in local tournaments in the Malabar-set film. It is her second Malabar-based role, following Thallumaala, in which she played a fashionable social media influencer.
Sesham Mikeil Fathima, billed as a light-hearted entertainer, also stars Shaheen Siddique, Sudheesh, Sabumon, Maala Parvathi, Minnal Murali-fame Femina George and Sarasa Balussery in supporting roles. Kabir Singh cinematographer Santhana Krishnan cranked the camera for the movie, which has Hridayam composer Hesham Abdul Wahab handling its music. Kiran Das is the editor.