Actor Nambirajan to direct 'Sankarapuram'
PGV [ Mon, Apr 23, 2012 ]
- Nambirajan has acted in many films including 'Aranmanaikili', 'En Rasavin Manasile', 'Kovilpatti Veeralakshmi' 'Citizen', 'Aayirathil Oruvan', 'Vagai Choodava' and 'Aravaan'. In these films he played character roles or appeared as villain.
The actor has turned a director and is making his debut film titled 'Sankarapuram'.
'Thuthukudi' fame Harikumar is the hero. Three new faces, Suhana, Kushbu and Aathira, are the heroines. Radha Ravi, Kalaabavan Mani, Senthil, Thambi Ramaiah, Vyapuri, Nellai Siva, Y.S.D. Sekhar are playing important roles.
Sabesh-Murali scores the music for the songs written by Kavignar Muthulingam. V. Navaneethakrishnan is the cinematographer.
G.R. Vijayasukumaran, Nazimabanu and Mohammad Ali Jinnah are jointly producing the film.
Filming locations will be around Dindigul district. In Athur dam, Chinnalapatti and Subramaniaswamy Koil areas, shooting will take place in small hamlets which do not have electricity.
Kalaabavan Mani is a notorious 'Dada' who keeps the entire Theni district under his control. Hero Harikumar is a top police officer for the district. They lock horns in what is called 'paasa porattam'. It is a period film set in 1963, 1988 and 2012. And, it is a true story, says Nambirajan.