Remember Nayantara's friend in the movie Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal? Kala Kalyani, who played the second fiddle in the Udhayanidhi-starrer, is all set to play the female lead in an upcoming movie titled Engeyum Naan Iruppen.
"The catchy script attracted me to the film that gives much
prominence to my role. It's a real story and has suspense
ingredients to keep the viewers on the edge of the seat till the
end. The movie absorbs the rustic charm in all its grace and I'm a
tip-to-toe village belle," Kala told Deccan Chronicle.
The actress has said she has been waiting for years to land the
"In a sentence, I can tell my selection of movies - I am
'choosy'. This is a role I have been waiting to do. Tamil industry
has plenty of room for the kind of roles I am looking for and will
fit into. The language is so comfortable for me. I still listen to
scripts, but I have my reservations for not taking the route to
fame through onscreen intimacy or skin show," she told the leading
Engeyum Naan Iruppen has been directed by Malayalam
film-maker Benny Thomas.