Shankar’s I shoot is taking place at a stud farm near Mysore owned by Vijay Mallya. The film is a romantic thriller film directed by Shankar and produced by Aascar Films.
I is a big budget extravaganza and has Vikram and Amy Jackson along with Upen Patel and Suresh Gopi in the lead. The cinematographer is the wizard PC Sreeram and music is composed by AR Rahman.
Srinivas Mohan would provide the special effects and production designer is T Muthuraj . For the specialized digital make-up, filmmaker Richard Taylor & Peter Jackson's special effects and Prop Company Weta Digital was also roped in. The film is nearly 70% complete and has been shot around China, Bangkok, Jodhpur, Kodaikanal, Pollachi and Chennai.
Now Vikram who has various get-up from a 15 year old boy to an 85 year old man is being shot near Mysore at a stud farm. Centuries back the stud farm was created by Tipu Sultan for breeding horses for his wars. Now it is run by Vijay Mallaya for his racing horses.
PC Sreeram is very happy with the locale where some crucial scenes are being shot. The big budget extravaganza is making brisk progress and should be ready by the year end.