Malayalam superstar Mohanlal has joined the sets of Suriya starrer, which goes by the working title Suriya 37.
The second schedule of the film had begun when Mohanlal joined the sets. The film is a multi starrer that is being directed by KV Anand. Mohanlal, who has just completed a schedule of the Malayalam film Lucifer, directed by Prithviraj, hopped on board the sets of Suriya’s film to do some important scenes that required his presence. In the film, Mohanlal will be sporting a bearded look while Suriya looks suave with a clean-shaven look.
Suriya 37 is touted to be a mega budget film that has an impressive line-up for stars. While Sayyeshaa will be playing the female lead role in the film, the cast also includes Arya, Boman Irani, and Samuthirakani. Harris Jayaraj will be composing the tunes for this untitled film which has cinematographer Abhinandan Ramanujam cranking the camera and Anthony editing it.
Plans are on to shoot the film is several countries and the team had completed the first schedule in London a couple of months ago. The second schedule is currently happening in Chennai and the team would be moving over to Delhi after this. The shooting will also happen in Kulu Manali during this schedule.
The film has been scripted jointly by director KV Anand and veteran writer Pattukottai Prabhakar with the former wielding the megaphone for it. Suriya 37 is being bankrolled by A Subashkaran on a huge budget under his banner Lyca Productions. The film is slated to hit the marquee early next year.
In the mean time, Suriya’s NGK, directed by Selvaraghavan is gearing up for release for Diwali next month. The film, starring Rakul Preet Singh and Sai Pallavi as heroines, also has Meera, Jagapathi Babu and Bala Singh in the cast.
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