Shane Nigam and Sunny Wayne will be seen next sharing screen with the police procedural thriller Vela (2023). The film had its trailer premiere along with the release of King Of Kotha (2023) as announced by the makers earlier.
The trailer promises a cat and mouse game between two police officers, working in a midnight crime helpline service trying to outsmart each other. The film seems to be a thrilling look at the ego clashes between a novice police officer and an unruly senior, who is hell bent on getting him lose his job with false alarms and non-existent emergency cases. This will be very first Malayalam film set mostly inside a police control room.
The film is directed by debutant Syam Sasi based on a screenplay by M Sajas. The chamber drama is produced by Cyn Cyl Celluloid Productions.
Vela also features Siddarth Bharathan, Adithi Balan and Namritha M V in the supporting cast. The film has musical score composed by Sam C S whereas cinematography is handled by Suresh Rajan. The editing is handled by Mahesh Bhuvanend. The team has not yet announced the release date for the film.