Mixing it up
I recently bumped into Gnanavel Raja and asked him what his production house has lined up for the year. a�?Komban and Masss (starring his cousins Karthi and Surya, respectively) will be the summer releases. Wea��ve also bought the distribution rights of films like Bahubali (a Tamil-Telugu bilingual), 36 Vayathinile (Jyotikaa��s come back film), Mani Ratnama��s O Kadhal Kanmani and a couple of other films,a��a�� was his response. It seems like a mixed fare is in the offing from Studio Green.
For cricket fans, CSK stands for the Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings. But todaya��s release also shares the namea��where it stands for the first letters of the protagonists, Charles, Shafiq and Karthika, played by debutantes Sharan, Mishal and Jai Quehaeni (of Arohanam) respectively. a�?Ita��s a complete thriller centered around five characters. The fights will be realistic,a�? says debutant director Sathyamoorthy.
A study in contrasts
a�?Ita��s a story about an educated, jobless youngstera��s struggle and the two contrasting loves in his life. While one is a stormy affair, the other is a selfless and soothing one,a�? says producer-director Nanjil PC Anbazhagan of his film Nathigal Nanaivathillai. While Pranav plays the hero, the female leads are being played by Monica and Risha. The film hits