Earlier, we had reported that Kamal Haasan will revive his
long-stalled dream film Marudhanayagam, once he finds a
suitable production company, that will bankroll the high budget
Now, it looks like the project which went on floors 18 years
ago, has found its investors. According to the latest buzz, Lyca
Productions, which is currently funding Rajinikanth's
2, will join hands with Ayngaran International in order to
Though there is no official confirmation regarding this
development, Ayngaran International, on its social media page had
recently posted a poster of Marudhanayagam, indicating
that the latest speculation might soon turn out to be true.
Marudhanayagam, a 100 Crore rupees project back then in
1997, would now cost at least 400 Crore rupees if revived, which
would subsequently make it India's costliest film.
Portraying Kamal Haasan as the 18th Century warrior named
Muhammed Yusuf Khan, Marudhanayagam was initially planned
to be made in several languages including English, Tamil, Telugu,
Hindi and French.
Will Kamal Haasan's magnum opus ever be revived? Stay tuned to
know more about the project.