Mammootty’s next film with cinematographer-turned-director Roby Varghese Raj was titled Kannur Squad, the makers have now officially confirmed it to be the title. Billed as a thriller, Kannur Squad is crafted by Muhammed Shafi, who shares screenplay credits with actor Rony David Raj, who is Roby's brother. The makers unveiled the title and first look poster.
The film reportedly has Mammootty in the role of a police officer. It is bankrolled by the actor’s own banner, Mammootty Kampany and presented by his son Dulquer Salmaan's Wayfarer Films. The makers are yet to announce the rest of the film’s cast.
On the technical front, Muhammed Rahil has roped in as the cinematographer, and Praveen Prabhakar is the editor. Sushin Shyam is composing the music for the film.