Nathan Jones the Australian actor, powerlifting champion and professional wrestler has been roped in for Aascar Ravichandran produced Jayam Ravi’s Boologam directed by Kalyan.
As per sources Ravi is playing a professional boxer in North Madras area who takes part in tournaments hosted by various clubs and big betting money is involved.
For the climax of the film Ravi has to fight Nathan Jones and a boxing ring set has been put up in a Chennai studio.
Nathan Jones is being paid 250,000 dollars (approximately Rs 1.5 Crore) as his salary. He will be coming to Chennai by July 12.
Nathan Jones has also done films like Troy and the entire action boxing scenes will be supervised by Larnell Stovall a Hollywood stunt choreographer. Trisha plays Jayam Ravi’s heroine in the film.