Filmmaker Shankar"s assistant K.R. Mathivanan debut directorial
film Aridhu Aridhu, which saw it music release at Sathyam
Cinemas recently. Amongst the list of special invitees were
filmmakers Shankar, Thankar Bachan, Vetrimaaran, Lingusamy and
Perarasu, producers R.B. Choudhary, Kalaipuli Dhanu and executive
members of TFPC also graced the occasion.
Debutant Harish, son of the famous audio company 5 Star Music
Kalyan is making his debut in a lead role while newcomer Uthara,
winner of the New Zealand beauty contest in 2008 plays the female
lead. It"s worth mentioning that the Hollywood actress Princess
Jasmine of Ghost Rider fame is performing a prominent role. The
film is produced by Jaya Krishnan under the banner JK
During the audio launch, director Thankar Bachchan mentioned
that films, these days, are being churned out at higher costs in
spite of not having strong storylines. Adding more, he stated that
the Tamil Film Producers Council has not taken any action on
cutting down unwanted costs meant for songs shot in foreign locales
and technical arenas.
TFPC secretary, Siva Sakthi Pandian mentioned that their
association has been involved in the mission of serving the
producers and Thankar Bachchan shouldn"t really make such harsh
comments before clarifying his allegations.