Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan will bring back one of his most loved characters from yesteryear in his next yet-untitled trilingual project, which will be officially launched here in Chennai on Friday (April 29).
"It's true that Kamal sir will be playing one of his most popular characters, and it's tipped to be hilarious. He will officially announce it on Friday," a source close to Haasan told IANS.
The project will be launched at the Nadigar Sangam campus and
invitation cards for the same have been sent to many. Live
streaming of the event will start from 8:30 AM in the actor's
Youtube channel, Ulaganayagan Tube.
Now, what's interesting is that in the invitation card, a
silhouette of a man holding a machine gun against the backdrop of
the United States, might remind a few about his character from
Also, the words "Meendum Varuvathu Yaarendru Therigiradha" printed on the invitation, is strikingly similar to the lyrics of a
song from Vishwaroopam.
So are we going to witness a comical version of the character played by the star actor in Vishwaroopam? Well, only time and Kamal Haasan can answer that question.
To be directed by Rajeev Kumar, the film will feature Haasan and his daughter Shruti Haasan as father-daughter for the first time on the big screen.
Popular Telugu comedian Brahmanandam, actress Ramya Krishnan and
veteran Saurabh Shukla are already a part of the project, which
will be simultaneously shot in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.
The invitation that reads "production no: 41, 42, 43" refers to the film being made in three languages.
A major portion of the film will be shot in the US. Maestro
Ilaiyaraaja has been roped in to compose the tunes for a Kamal
movie after a whopping gap of 11 years.