KATHMANDU: Film director Madhab Raj Kharel has signed Shreedev Bhattarai in a special role in his new film. Director Kharel, who has earlier signed comedians Khadga Bahadur Punmagar 'Khabpu', Gopal Dhakal 'Chhande', Kanchan Chalise, Sanjit Bhandari, and others, have signed Bhattarai in a special role. The production company has stated that Muskan Lama, Namrata Kharel Poudel, and Devil Singh Rajput have also been selected as artists. Director Kharel said that the story of the film, which is being made in the comedy genre, will be suspense and thriller. Director Kharel said that though the shooting of the movie was scheduled for July, it was delayed. As per director Kharel casting process for the film, which will start shooting soon, has reached the final stage. The film, directed by Shantipriya Casting, will Action Kiran Dahal and Cinematographer Jeevan Parajuli. The film will be produced by Kamala Joshi and co-produced by Rajan Thapa. The film will be shot at various scenic spots in Kavre and Kathmandu.