The casting process for the forthcoming movie of Mani Ratnam is on
full swing. After signing, Arjun Sarja and Lakshmi Manchu, the
filmmaker has now approached Malayalam actor Lal for one of the
important roles in the film, which is tentatively titled
Talking about the offer, Lal has confirmed the news but
clarifies that he has not signed the project. The actor says that
the filmmaker asked him the dates during November-December and he
has already allotted those dates for another project.
However, as the shooting of Mani Ratnam's Pookadai has
been delayed there are chances of Lal reconsidering the project. He
concludes that he is likely to act in the forthcoming Tamil
Pookadai will be the launchpad of veteran actor
Karthik's son Gautham.