It's official! Dhanush has signed his third Hindi film Atrangi Re after Raanjhanna and Shamitabh. To be directed by Aanand L Rai, the film also has Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan.
The principal shoot of the film will begin on March 1 and Academy award-winning music composer AR Rahman will take care of the songs and background score. The film is being penned by National Award-winning Himanshu Sharma.
Sources say that Dhanush is planning to wrap up the shoot of his ongoing rural drama Karnan in February so that he can begin shooting for Atrangi Re. Only after completing the Hindi film, Dhanush will begin Raatchasan director Ram Kumar's next with Sathya Jyothi, Selvaraghavan's film with Thanu and another film with Sun Pictures.