is all set to start his new film Silambattam on December
7th, Friday, under the banner of Lakshmi Movie Makers (LMM) for
whom it will be their 25th film. It is also going to be the
directorial debut of cameraman Saravanan. Gossiped with Sneha and
Sneha Ullal earlier, Simbu ruled out all those actresses and has a
new Mumbai model Sana Khan as the female lead.
Simbu is playing the role of an innocent young boy, like the one
he had done in Manmathan. In this film, he plays the role of
Poojari of a local temple, who due to some circumstances takes law
in his hands and punish the baddies.
of the film will take place in the temple towns of Tamil Nadu and
Andhra. The star cast will also have Santhanam, Ganja Karuppu,
Karunaas and music by Dhina. Simbu will not have a release in 2007.
His last release was Vallavan, in November 2006 Diwali. Now, he has
completed the shooting of his Kaalai, which will hit the screens
during Pongal 2008.