Vetrimaaran is the film maker of South, known for his quality films, started his carrier with ‘Polladhavan’, starring Dhanush in 2007. The debut directorial fetched him the Vijay Award for the Best Director and he is one of the most decorated Film Makers of South, with 4 National Film Awards and 2 Film fare awards.
His last release, ‘Asuran’, starring Dhanush, released in October last year, was critically acclaimed and won many awards. It was announced earlier that, after ‘Asuran’, the director was joining hands with the renowned comedy actor Soori and would be produced by ‘Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya’ fame Elred Kumar.
The movie is based on the short story ‘Thunaivan’, written by the Tamil writer Jeyamohan and veteran director Bharathiraja is also expected to play a key role in the movie.
The latest news on the movie is that ‘Isaignani’ Illayaraja is scoring the music of the movie of Vetrimaaran with Soori.
The filming of the movie is expected to start by this month, in the forest areas, at Sathyamangalam and only after the completion of this movie; Vetrimaaran is joining with Suriya for the much expected movie ‘Vaadivasal’.