Popular Television actor Jeeva who has acted in many films in supporting roles debuts as a lead hero with the film Maappillai Vinayagar The film is being directed by Sriram Padmanabhan who gave us a light romantic flick 'Doo'. Rashmi Goutham is the heroine of this flick.
MP is the sequel to the 1985 super hit film 'Mundhanai Mudichu' directed by veteran director-actor K.Bhagyaraj with himself and Oorvasi playing the lead roles. Interestingly Bhagyaraj and Oorvasi have been roped in to reprise their roles in the sequel. Apart from this the supporting cast includes a bevy of comedy actors like Santhanam,Pandiyarajan, Sachu,Manobala, Singamuthu, Shanmugarajan, Vatsan and others.
The shooting is over but for 10 days shoot of talkie portions.
The film which was announced long before has been delayed due to lack of funds with the producer who began the project. Now a new producer has taken up the project and the director confident that the film will be completed and released without any further delay. Audio release is also expected to happen soon. . .