More directors in Tamil cinema are turning producers by making their assistants or brother direct or act in them.
The latest to join the bandwagon is director Sargunam who made lovely films like Kalavani (2009) and Vaagai Sooda Vaa (2011).
Sargunan is currently busy doing the romantic comedy that has been titled Sotta Vaazha Kutty , a film based in Kumbakonam starring Dhanush and Hansika Motwani.
Sargunan has launched new production company "A Sargunam Cinemaz". Through this company Sargunam introducing his brother Nandha Kumar as producer and his assistant N Raghavan as director in new film titled Manja Pai.
Manja Pai has Vimal, Lakshmi Menon and Raj Kiran in the lead. It will have music by Gibran and is said to be a romantic comedy laced with sentiments. Lingusamy’s Thiruppathi Brothers have brought the rights of the film even before the shoot starts in February.