Actress Surabhi, last seen in 2013 Tamil actioner Ivan Veramathiri in a full-length role, hopes to get busy in Tamil industry post the release of her forthcoming political thriller Pugazh, which releases in cinemas on Friday (March 18).
"After my debut Tamil film, I became busy with Telugu projects.
'Pugazh' will mark my comeback to Tamil film industry and I hope
people welcome me back wholeheartedly. From hereon, I hope I get
busy with Tamil films," Surabhi told IANS.
In the Manimaran-directed film, Surabhi plays a character with
"Initially, I play a girl who goes to a small town for a job and
finds it difficult to adjust. After she falls in love, she is a
different person, becomes very caring and friendly. It's my
character and the story that drew me to this project," she
Inspired by real incidents, the film also stars Jai and RJ
Talking about her co-star Jai, she said: "Jai plays a very
realistic character and it isn't one so easy to perform. It was so
much fun to work with him. Although he plays a very serious
character, he's the exact opposite in real life."
Co-produced by Varun Manian, Pugazh has its music
composed by Vivek and Mervin. While veteran cameraman-director
Velraj has taken care of the cinematography, the film has been
edited by GB Venkatesh.
Surabhi currently awaits the release of Telugu thriller
Attack, and has a yet-untitled Telugu project with actor
Nani under her belt.