Lakshmi is ready with Aarohanam

Last Updated: Mon, May 14, 2012 06:06 hrs

Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, who played powerful character roles in films like Yuddham Sei and Boss Engira Baskaran, is turning director.

Her first film as director Aarohanam is ready for release.

On Mother’s Day (May 13), the audio of the film was launched in Chennai. One of the songs from the film which has music by K was released.

What got her into direction? She says a screenplay workshop conducted by actor Kamal Haasan helped her to take the plunge.

Says Lakshmi : “My passion for good cinema has made me plunge into direction.I wrote 45 versions of the screenplay for Aarohanam. It’s family story revolving around a missing mother. The film has all commercial elements like good songs,emotions, humour and drama.”

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