Daily Cinema Report- DCR- Jan 22

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 23, 2009 07:19 hrs

Suriya to learn Kung Fu

Surya, who is waiting for the release of his Ayan with Tamannaah in February, is planning to do a super hero film Mugamudi., to be directed by Mysskin. The film, said to be an action adventure flick with special effects is a big budget Rs 35 crore film. Mysskin, who is busy with his Nandalala will finalise the new script after the film is released. The film will have music by AR Rahman, and a little bird informs us that Surya is going to learn Kung Fu from a Hong Kong based martial arts trainer as he plays a Kung Fu fighter in Mugamudi !

Navya moves to greener pastures!

The talented award winning actress Navya Nair is out of work in Tamil and Malayalam. But the 'Mallu' girl is hot in Kannada after her debut film Gaja opposite Darshan, which was a hit. And now, the same pair is back in Boss for which shooting is going on in Mysore. Navya Nair is the also the heroine of superstar Shivarajakumar in Bagyadha Balegara that is under production at Ramanagar. Shivarajakumar plays the role of bangle seller in the film. The entire film is village based with a touch of folk songs in it. It is in this film Tamil actor Prabhu is playing a prominent role. Navya Nair has also acted in Nam Yajamanru with Dr.Vishnuvardhana, Vijaya Raghavendra and Lakshmi Gopalaswamy.

Vettaikaaran set to start in Andhra

AVM's (Balasubramaniam group) Vettaikaran ,the Vijay-Anushka starrer, will start in the last week of February in Rajamundhry in Andhra. The film directed by Babu Sivan is a typical Vijay mass entertainer with music by Vijay Antony and camera of Ravi Varman. The first schedule of the film will be shot in Andhra Pradesh, and sets are being erected in Rajamundhry and later it will be shot in Ramoji Studios in Hyderabad.. The entire film crew is set to head to Andhra for this schedule. A big portion of the film is to be shot there, and the film is said to be a year end release.