Nani had a small role in the blockbuster movie Eega and his brief on-screen chemistry with actress Samantha had rocked the viewers and made them wait for more. Yes! The duo is all set to comeback with full-pledged roles in their much-awaited movie Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu (YVM), which is scheduled to hit the screens across the globe this Friday, December 14.
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu is a young romance drama, which has been written and directed by Gautham Menon. It is a story of a guy and a girl named Varun and Nithya. Their love story has been dealt in three different phases like school, college and life after that. The movie has a tagline: This could be your love story.
Nani, who has pinned lots of hope on Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu, gushes, "The USP of the film is, it's everybody's love story. Every guy will see Varun in himself and every girl will see Nithya in her. Everyone will relate to the film on several levels." This young actor has all thanks for director Gautham Menon for giving him an opportunity to star in the movie.
We bring you some of the facts and rare pictures of Nani and Samantha on the sets of this movie Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu. Keep hitting the navigation button on the slide show to see them.
Nani wanted to work as assistant director for Gautham Menon, but it did not happen. The young actor felt lucky when he got an offer to star in the upcoming movie Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu.
Gautham Menon has introduced Samantha to film industry with his movie Ye Maya Chesave, which gave her a big break. When he offered another role, she was thrilled and signed the project without a second thought about it.
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu is a beautiful love story, which everyone will definitely connect with the familiar emotions.
Nani is playing a middle class boy named Varun. Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu is the story of a simple guy who falls for a girl. He is a good boy with all these insecurities.
Samantha, who is a combination of glamour and performance, appears as Nani's love interest Nithya in this much-anticipated movie Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu.
Nani and Samantha have all praise for Gautham Menon, who they describe as one of the coolest directors in South India. They say that he will have clear picture of what he wants to bring on screen, which makes the actor's job easy. He is a wonderful storyteller and he gives his 100 percent.
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu can also be called a musical love story. The movie has eight melodious songs and Ilaiyaraja has composed music for them, which is one of the main highlights of the film. Every song conveys something.
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu features Krishnudu, Anupama Kumar, Ravi Raghavendra and Vivek Pathak in supporting roles.
The film was set to be titled after Samantha's character Nithya, but was eventually named as Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu, inspired by a song from the 1996 film Ninne Pelladutha.
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu is also being simultaneously shot in Tamil and Hindi as Neethaane En Ponvasantham with actor Jiiva and Assi Nabbe Poorey Sau with actor Aditya Roy Kapur, respectively.