Editor Mohan’s Jeyam Company’s new film Thilalangadi featuring Jayam Ravi, Tamannaah and Shaam, directed by M.Raja had its ‘pooja’ launch and shoot at AVM Studios in Chennai today (Aug 19) morning.
The first shot was directed by Chief Guest director Shankar, with Ilayathalapathy Vijay giving the clap shot!
All the top guns in Tamil film industry like Tamil Film Producers Council chief Ramanarayanan, KRG, Abirami Ramanathan, S.A Chandrasekhar, R.B Chowdhary, Ram Kumar, Kastoori Raja, PL Thenappan and actor Karthi were present on the occasion.
Thilalangadi is a remake of the Telugu super hit Kick which had Ravi Teja, Ileana and Shaam. The Tamil version has Jayam Ravi, Tamannaah, Shaam, Prabhu, Suhasini, Vadivel, Santhanam, Mansoor Ali Khan, Livingstone and Myilsami. The camera is by Rajasekhar, a former Jeeva assistant and music by Yuvan Shankar Raja.
M.Raja, the ‘Remake Raja’ of Tamil cinema says: “We have an extraordinary technical crew for a multi-starrer. Shaam is doing almost a parallel role, Vadivel in a full length role. It is going to be an energetic entertainer, my fifth film with ‘Thambi’ (Ravi) and its going to be a sure hit.”
Added Jayam Ravi: “The film has tremendous title value and it is going to be an all new entertainer. I had congratulated Tamannaah when she did Happy Days in Telugu. Now I’m happy that she has become my heroine.”