Great Shankar' is dubbed from the Malayalam movie 'Masterpiece', which was a blockbuster. Produced by Lagadapati Srinivas and presented by Lagadapati Bhargavi, the film stars Mammootty as the hero. Varalaxami Sarathkumar has played a cop in the murder mystery.
Also featuring Unni Mukundan of 'Bhaagamathie' fame and Poonam Bajwa, the film is directed by Ajay Vasudev. The story is by Uday Krishna.
Music is by Deepak Dev. Vinod Illampally is its cinematographer