AR Murugadoss had told before that his upcoming film 7 Aum
Arivu would be made with Hollywood standards. Keeping his
promise, the director is not only making the action scenes in the
world class style but also he has roped in Spider-Man 2
stuntman-actor Johnny Tri Nguyen to play the villain role in the
Johnny Tri Nguyen has recently opened up on the film and on how
he was signed for the film. The actor credits Hollywood stunt
choreographer Peter Haynes for bringing him to the Tamil film
industry. He said that a few months ago, the action choreographer
called him and asked him whether he is interested to act in
Kollywood films and said that the role suits him, as it involves a
lot of action sequences. .
Giving more information about his entry to the Tamil films, The
Vietnamese American said that AR Murugadoss saw his some of his
action films and liked it. Later, the stuntman-turned-actor was
zeroed in on the role. However, Johnny adds that his role did not
demand him to speak in Tamil, as he plays a foreigner in the film.
Even, on the sets of 7 Aum Arivu, he did not find it
difficult because the unit members knew English.