Silambarasan aka STR will team up with Venkat Prabhu next after he wraps up shooting for Mani Ratnam’s Chekka Chivantha Vaanam. As announced earlier, the film will be another intense thriller and will be the first ever collaboration of Venkat Prabhu and STR. Reports were doing rounds that Venkat Prabhu was planning to approach pretty actress Keerthy Suresh for the female lead role, however these were unconfirmed reports. But now, emerging reports reveal that Keerthy Suresh hasn’t been contacted by anyone from the team of the yet untitled film.
A report in SifyOnline stated that Keerthy’s team has denied being contacted by anyone from the director’s office or the makers of the film. There were reports also doing rounds that the makers are contemplating signing on someone from Bollywood for the female lead role, which is yet to be confirmed. Well, one can only wait and watch who the makers would rope in opposite STR.
Keerthy Suresh is currently working on Sarkar which features Vijay in the lead role and is being directed by A.R.Murugadoss. Keerthy and Vijay will now head to the US to shoot for a song after wrapping up the Chennai schedule.
According to reports in the media, the film may be titled Athiradi and will be a racy action flick. And reportedly, the makers are planning to rope in music maestro A.R.Rahman to compose the music for the film. However, these are yet to be officially confirmed by the makers.
Simbu aka STR is currently working on his upcoming biggie with Mani Ratnam multi-starrer Chekka Chivantha Vaanam. The film also stars Jyothika, Aishwarya Rajesh, Arvind Swami, Aditi Rao Hydari, Arun Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi in other lead roles. Said to be an action-entertainer, this will be first ever collaboration for STR with ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam.