Janagaraj used to be one of the popular actors during 80’s, he ruled Kollywood with his versatility in both comedy and supporting roles that his characters in films like Nayagan, Rajathi Raja, Kadhal Parisu and Anna Nagar Mudhal Theru still remains unforgettable. After a long gap, now Janagaraj plays an important role in Vijay Sethupathi’s romantic feel-good drama ’96’.
“Janakaraj plays a school watchman in the film. Scenes involving Vijay Sethupathi and Janagaraj will have a strong emotional connect”, said a source close to the team. The film’s director Prem recently shot portions involving Vijay Sethupathi and Janagaraj in Pondicherry.
In the shooting spot, Janagaraj used to call Vijay Sethupathi as Kutty and hooked by the idea, director Prem included the same term in the film to add more reality to the film. In 96, Trisha Krishnan plays Vijay Sethupathi’s romantic interest.