The dreaded gangster played by Malayalam superstar Mammooty in Big B in 2007, is all set for its sequel Bilal.

The shoot for this sequel will commence in the next ten days.

Amal Neerad, an ace cinematographer, will begin directing the project.

The shoot is scheduled first in Cochin and the second schedule will be shot in Kolkata.

Manoj K Jayan, Lena, Mamta Mohandas, Bala, who were part of Big B, have also been roped in the sequel.

Unni R, who scripted Big B, has penned the script and powerful dialogues for the superstar in Bilal too.

The crime drama is produced by Neerad and Fahad Faasil, and the film is expected to be released by August-September 2020 during Onam, the harvest festival for Malayalis.