By: Settu Shankar
Saturday, March 10, 2007
Tamil viewers will be lucky to see Nayanthara in Tamil film again. The 'most controversial heroine of the year' will come back to the Prasad Studio sets for the first time since the Simbu- Nayantara issue began. The one time sweet heart of Simbu has signed a new film in Tamil with Dhanush, better known as Simbu's arch rival in Kollywood. The film's name is Yaaradi Nee Mohini - the Tamil version of Selvaraaghavan's Telugu film Adavare Mataluku Arthalae Verulae. Srikanth and Prasanna will also play in the important roles. The story and screenplay has penned by Selvaraghavan and his assistant director Jawahar will make his debut as a director. The shooting of the film commenced in Prasad Studios today amidst tight police security after Nayantara specifically asked for police protection.
A few days before Simbu tried to meet Nayantara and created a situation an a hotel where she stayed. Nayantara expects the same to happen at any point during the shooting of the movie. She told Dhanush this. Sources reveal that the Superstar Rajnikanth had also given some instructions regarding the security of Nayantaara. He was one of the people who convinced her to break up with Simbu. This annoyed Simbu and forced him to attack the Superstar indirectly in his films and songs. After 'Vallavan' with Simbu, Nayan had many bitter experiences with him and she announced her break-up with him.
To avoid Simbu, she flew to Hydrabad and kept herself busy with number of Telugu offers. A few months before the break up, some production houses offered Nayantaara a role in their upcoming films. She resoluted not to act in Tamil films for a while. But when Danush offered her a role in his film, she immediately accepted the same. According to sources, it is only on the advice of Superstar Rajnikanth that she accepted his offer. No media person was invited or allowed to report on the inaugural function of the shoot. During the muhurat, only people with photo identity cards were only allowed to enter the function premises after a thorough check -up.
The first schedule of the movie would be shot on the sets of Prasad and AVM studios. After few days, the entire team will be take off to Dubai for the second schedule. In order for Nayantara to The unit will shoot certain scenes in Hydrebad itself so that it will convinient for Nayantara to attend the shoot. This film eill be produced by Kasturi Raja and the music will be scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja.