Dhanush’s Bharat Bala directed Aascar Ravichandran produced Maryan, had its first official press meet on Wednesday (May 15).
What set this press meet held at a crammed banquet hall a classy, casual evening was the coming together of three most talented, down-to-earth people - AR Rahman, Dhanush and Bharat Bala. Though the event started a bit delayed, Rahman who walked in a with a smile said "sorry" to media for being late. The warmth and camaraderie between the three added magic to the evening.
The trailer and few song clippings were shown. Maryan music is already a chartbuster and has become very popular. Dhanush said it was a dream comes true for him to have worked in an ARR project. The trailer is very impressive and also shows the trouble the actor had undergone. He also spoke at length about how he shot the underwater scenes and had to spend a full day with a leopard for a shot.
Dhanush smiled and said: “It was the toughest terrains I ever shot. In the hot deserts of Namibia, I had to shoot without slippers. The locations of Nagercoil were also physically demanding. But now after seeing them, I feel that all the trouble was worth".