Sathyamoorthy's Clap Board Productions have snapped the Tamil Nadu theatrical rights of Varalakshmi Sarathkumar's long awaited crime thriller film Echcharikkai – Idhu Manidhargal Nadamaadum Idam. Sathyaraj plays a retired police officer in the film and how he solves the kidnap case of Varalakshmi forms the crux of the story. 'Polladhavan' Kishore and Yogi Babu are also playing pivotal roles in the film.
Sarjun who is known for his critically acclaimed short films 'Lakshmi' and 'Maa' has directed Echcharikkai which is his debut directorial film. Sarjun had previously worked with ace director Mani Ratnam and AR Murugadoss. The young filmmaker is currently busy directing Nayanthara’s untitled horror thriller for KJR Studios.
Echcharikkai – Idhu Manidhargal Nadamaadum Idam is all set to release on August 24.