'Jayam’ Ravi sheds weight to play a school boy!

Last Updated: Thu, Sep 20, 2018 16:10 hrs

Actor ‘Jayam’ Ravi who loves to experiment with every film within the commercial format, has officially started his 24th film with newcomer Pradeep Ranganathan. The buzz is that he will be playing a school boy and for that, the actor is on a weight loss programme. 

For the first time, Kajal Aggarwal plays the romantic interest of Ravi in the film which also has KS Ravikumar, Samyuktha Hegde and Yogi Babu in pivotal characters.

Ishari K Ganesh for Vels Film International is bankrolling the film which commenced today(September 20) with an auspicious pooja event. For his role in the film, Ravi has shed nearly 20 kilos, says a source close to the actor.

Richard M Nathan will be cranking the camera for the film and the team is in talks with Harris Jayaraj to compose music but things are yet to be officially finalized. After wrapping up this untitled film, Ravi will start shooting for his brother Mohan Raja’s Thani Oruvan 2.