Last year, actor Vishal gave strong proof of his abilities as a performer when he delivered a solid performance in the detective-thriller ‘Thupparivaalan’ and received rave reviews along the way. In it, he essayed the role of an investigator and channelled his inner Holmes like a boss. He followed that with a riveting performance in ‘Villain’. In it, essayed a negative role and shared screen space with the legendary Mohanlal. With 2017 in the rearview, Vishal is currently gearing up for the release of ‘Irumbu Thirai’ . The film is touted to be a thriller and has already created a buzz amongst fans courtesy its gripping teaser.
Now, it seems that the buzz surrounding it is set to receive a shot in the arm. As it so happens, the ‘Yaar Ivan’ number from the film has been released and it is good. Composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja, it has a slow and haunting feel to it. The tempo of ‘Yaar Ivan’ suggests that it could go a long way in upping the thriller quotient of ‘Irumbu Thirai’.
Interestingly, besides Vishal, ‘Irumbu Thirai’ also features Samantha Akklineni and Arjun in the lead. Sam will be seen in an elegant new avatar here whereas the ‘Action King’ will be seen in a negative role. A short while ago, director PS Mithran had said that Vishal originally wanted to essay the antagonist but agreed to essay the lead after some persuasion.
“Vishal wanted to do the villain role in Irumbu Thirai when I pitched the subject to him to produce it under his banner. He was so impressed with the plot that he not only agreed to bankroll it, but also opted to do the powerful baddie character,” he had told a leading daily,
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