Seasoned performer Pasupathy who was seen in films like Virumandi, Mumbai Xpress and 'E' has been roped in to play a pivotal role in Dhanush's upcoming rural emotional drama 'Asuran'. As reported by us earlier, director Balaji Sakthivel of Vazhakku En 18/9 and Kaadhal fame will be seen as a villainy cop in the film.
Produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu, Vetrimaaran who made many award winning films including Aadukalam, Visaaranai, and Vada Chennai is directing the film. Loosely based on Poomani's revenge political novel Vekkai, popular Malayalam actress Manju Warrier plays Dhanush's romantic interest in the film.
GV Prakash Kumar is composing the music for Asuran and Velraj is cranking the camera. Sources say that Asuran is about land grabbing and how the thirst for revenge ruins an entire family