By: Settu Shankar
Saturday, July 14, 2007
After the stupendous success of Pokkiri, the director of the
film, Prabhu Deva, has became the most wanted director in the
southern film world. But his association with the top Bollywood
star Salman Khan is rendering him unavailable for the southern
The choreographer- turned- actor- turned- director's debut film
Nuvostanande Naa Vothandana has broken all the records in
the Telugu box office, thereby projecting him as a worthy director.
But his second film Pournami disappointed the viewers.
To prove his capabilities, Prabhu Deva returned to his own
backyard, Kollywood, and joined hands with the leading actor Vijay
for the Pokkiri remake. It is turned into a blockbuster and
set a new high for a Vijay film in the box office. Now he is
nearing the completion of the Chiranjeevi starrer Shankar Dada
Zindabad. His next project is going to be the Hindi version of
Pokkiri starring Salman Khan and Ayesha Takia.
Kalaipuli Thanu has approached Prabhu Deva to direct a film under
his banner V creations. But it is said that the Prabhu would like
to direct himself in his next Tamil film.
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