C.V.Kumar is one producer who leads the way in many disciplines as a producer in Tamil cinema. He is the one who has been proven that small and medium budget films with less known starts can be super successful provided if it has a good script. Now he is also proving that even producer have to shed their egos and go in for joint ventures.
After his successful partnership with Studio Green in ‘Attakathi’ and with Fox Star Studios in the recent super hit ‘Munduasupatti’, Kumar will be joining with Sashikanth of Y Not Studios to producer ‘Irudhi Suttru’ that will be directed by Mani Ratnam’s former associate Sudha.Kongara. The film will be a bilingual in Hindi and Tamil and the Hindi version has been titled as ‘Saala Khadoos’. This also marks the Bollywood debut of the Thirukumaran Entertainments banner of C.V.Kumar.
The film stars Madhavan in the lead role who plays the role of a retired boxer. The 44 year old actor has been taking a special course for six months in Lo Angeles to fit in the role. Nasser, Rithika Mumtaz and many others form part of the supporting cast.
Music will be scored by Santhosh Narayanan and Shiva is the Cinematographer Praveen K.L. has been roped in for Editing while Art will be taken care by Santhanam.
The film went on the floors yesterday. Madhavan, was last seen in Tamil in the 2012 hit film 'Vettai'