Reports have been surfacing that the much-publicized film, Uyarndha Manithan has been shelved. A section of the media has been reporting that some differences of opinion cropped up between those filmmakers and the Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan, who has been roped in to play an important role in the film.
Clarifying on this, SJ Suryah, the lead star in Uyarndha Manithan, has issued a press statement that he is hopeful of all the differences being sorted out soon. Suryah has said that he will be flying down to Mumbai soon after he done with promoting his film Monster and get all issues sorted down with the Big B.
The film is directed by Thamizhvaanan of Kalvanin Kadhali fame. To be made in Tamil and Hindi, the film will be titled Uyarndha Manidhan andTera Yaar Hoon Mein in Hindi respectively. The film’s first look poster was unveiled by the Super Star Rajinikanth.
Recently, the makers roped in Ramya Krishnan has to share the screen space with Big B in the film. The actors worked together in Bade Miyan Chote Miyan in 1998 and have been roped in to play important the film.
SJ Suryah was instrumental in getting Amitabh Bachchan onboard this project as he had put in a lot of effort. While filmbuffs were eager to see him in a Tamil film for the first time, news about the project being shelved has now come as a big shocker. But with Suryah issuing a clarification, we can expect it to be revived sooner than expected.
It may be noted here that the Big B is currently associated with the Telugu movie Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy in which he shares the screen space with the mega star Chiranjeevi. It is a historical in which he will be seen playing the hero’s mentor, Gosayee.
Meanwhile, SJ Suryah’s Monster has hit the marquee and is doing well at the theatres.
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