Ace producer Aascar Ravichandran is in awe of actor Vikram's commitment in upcoming Tamil action-thriller Ai, for which the latter has spent over two years shooting without ever complaining about the time invested.
"Vikram is the embodiment of commitment. I haven't seen an actor who has spent over two years on a project. Vikram is an exception when it comes to his dedication towards a film. Never did he complain about the time invested in the project," Ravichandran told IANS.
"For one particular look in the film, Vikram was required to spend 12 hours in the makeup room for many days. He sports three different looks in the film and for one of which he had to weigh about 120 kg and considerably reduce by half for the other," he said.
One of the looks of Vikram in the movie is that of a werewolf. "The film is currently in its post-production. If all goes as planned, we plan to release it on Diwali in as many as 3000 screens worldwide," he said.
Ai was predominantly shot in China, and Ravichandran has special plans to release the film in the country. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...