The title and first look of the film were released on Wednesday to coincide with Sivakarthikeyan father's birth anniversary.

Sivakarthikeyans next production titled Vaazhl
Flix Kollywood Friday, June 28, 2019 - 18:29

Director Arun Prabhu Purushothaman, who made a splash with his critically-acclaimed debut film Aruvi, has been working on his next project for close to a year now. Months after no development on the project’s front, it was recently announced that his project will be bankrolled by Sivakarthikeyan's SK Production.

The title and first look of the film were released on Wednesday to coincide with Sivakarthikeyan father's birth anniversary. Titled, Vaazhl, The film marks the third production venture of Sivakarthikeyan after Kanaa and Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja.

It is rumored that the story revolves around the life of a 90-year-old, who refuses to come out of his bungalow but his life takes unexpected turns after a couple of youngsters accidentally enter his house.

Arun Prabhu told Cinema Express that it's not a single person's story. "There are several important characters. All these roles will be played by newcomers. The film is about their dynamics." The film will have music by Pradeep Kumar, Shelly has been signed for cinematography and  Raymond Derrick Crasta will be incharge of editing both of whom had worked in Aruvi as well.

Sivakarthikeyan’s last release Mr Local, which also starred Nayanthara, bombed at the box-office and sank without a trace. Siva has a handful of projects: a rural entertainer with Director Pandiraj bankrolled by Sun Picture, Irumbu Thirai fame Mithran’s Hero and Netru Indur Naalai fame director Ravi Kumar's sci-fi film.

He also has a film with Naanum Rowdy Dhaan and Thaana Serndha Koottam director Vignesh Shivn in the pipeline. To be produced by Lyca Productions, the film will mark the first time collaboration of Siva and Shivn. 

Currently dubbed as SK 17, it was recently reported that Rashmika Mandanna is in talks for the project and it has to be seen if the film will feature two heroines. Latest reports suggest that the makers are in talks with Kiara Advani to play the leading lady.

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