S Sreesanth and Nikki Galrani's 'Team 5' starts rolling
S Sreesanth and Nikki Galrani's 'Team 5' starts rollingNikki Galrani/Twitter

Former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth and actress Nikki Galrani's upcoming Malayalam movie "Team 5" started rolling Saturday, April 9 in Fort Kochi.

The "1983" actress revealed the news by sharing the photos from the movie's pooja ceremony on her social media pages. "#Team5 begins today Need all your blessings & support as always for this one ❤️ @sreesanth36 #Mollywood (sic)," the actress posted on her Facebook and Twitter pages. 

The Suresh Govind directorial based on the life of five bikers, marks the acting debut of Sreesanth as a bike racer in Malayalam. Meanwhile, the controversial pace bowler is also contesting on the Bharatiya Janata Party ticket from Thiruvananthapuram for the upcoming Assembly elections in Kerala.

Nikki, who is basking in the success of the Telugu project "Malapu," will be seen as a modern girl named Irene in the upcoming movie, which she calls a "super fun adventure ride." The actress is also awaiting the release of upcoming movie "KO 2," which is poised to hit screens May 6. The movie has Bobby Simha in lead role as a news reporter.

Check out photos from the shooting location of "Team 5" here: