Mammootty, as in the original, will appear as a police officer who safeguards the Chief Minister from an assassination attempt. The similar plot adopted will also have scenes appealing to the current political situation in Kerala, where an election for the State Legislature is scheduled on April 13th.
August 15 is Mammooty's first release of 2011 and the film is scripted by S.N. Swamy. The cast includes Siddique, Thalaivasal Viay, Saikumar, Balachandran Chullikad, Swetha Menon and Meghna Raj. Yakshiyum Njanum fame Meghna Raj is the heroine