Dhanush's home production Wunderbar Films are the producers of his 25th silver jubilee film Velai Illa Pattathari popularly known among fans as VIP. The trailer of the film had rocked and Escape Artists P Madhan had taken over the Tamil Nadu theatrical rights of the film.
VIP, as per the trailer is a typical Dhanush masala family entertainer laced with romance, comedy, punchlines, peppy music and action. Cinematographer Velraj,is making his directorial debut and film features Dhanush, Amala Paul, Vivek, Samuthirakani and Saranya Ponvannan in the lead with music by Anirudh Ravichandran.
In a two film deal Dhanush had sold TN theatricals of VIP and Sivakarthikeyan’s Taana to Escape Artist Madhan who in turn has been able to sell all areas in TN. The satellite television rights of VIP and Taana have gone to Sun TV for a record price.
The buzz in Kollywood is that Dhanush and his Wunderbar have sold both the films theatrical, overseas and satellite rights at a record price. Now Dhanush will make more money as the Hindi dubbing and satellite television rights are being negotiated with a Mumbai based channel. Remember, Dhanush is known face and has a huge market in North India.
Any which way you look it is a win-win situation for Dhanush and his Wunderbar.