Tamil superstar Kamal
Hassan's forthcoming movie Uthama Villan, which will
be directed by Kannada actor-director Ramesh
Aravind is likely to be a medical drama.
Sources said that Ramesh, who is directing Kamal Hassan's
Villain, had deep discussion with the famous neurosurgeon
in the Multi-Speciality hospital, Bangalore. "Ramesh visited Dr
Venkataramana, the Chief neurosurgeon at a city hospital, and had a
long discussion about tumours," sources added.
Ramesh Aravind is directing Kamal Hassan for the second time.
The duo had given the comedy thriller Rama Shama Bhama in
2006. It is said that the shooting of Uthama Villain is
likely to begin in the last week of November.
Meanwhile, Ramesh had confirmed that he visited the hospital for
research for a script, but would not tell us if it was for
Uthama Villain or not.
Kamal Hassan, who was in Bangalore recently, had expressed his
happiness for working with his good pal Ramesh Aravind. Tamil icon
was in city for the promotion of his upcoming movie
Vishwaroopam 2, which is the sequel of
Vishwaroopam. The movie is all set to hit the screens in
It is said that the Malayali beauty Asin
Thottumkal is likely to play the female lead in the Uthama
Villain. Ramesh and Kamal have shared screen space in few
movies - Sathi Leelavathi, Panchathantra,
Rama Shama Bhama and Manmadhan Ambu.