The teaser of actor Silambarasan’s upcoming Tamil film Eeswaran was released on Saturday morning.
Taking to Twitter to announce that the teaser will be released during Brahamamuhurtham, an auspicious time period that falls early in the morning, Simbu sought the blessings of goddess Lakshmi.
The teaser was released at 4:32 am on Diwali.
— Silambarasan TR (@SilambarasanTR_) November 13, 2020
The 1-minute and 29 seconds long teaser features veteran director Bharathiraja alongside Simbu. The film also stars Niddhi Agerwal as the female lead and Nandita Swetha in a supporting role. Touted to be an action drama set in a rural background, the teaser shows Simbu engaging in multiple tussles. The film is slated to release for Pongal, next year.
Earlier this month, the stills of the actor from the film went viral after reportedly, the actor lost a significant amount of weight for his role. Simbu was also praised by his fans for the transformation. Major portions of the film were shot in Dindigul in Tamil Nadu.
The film is helmed by director Susiethiran who has also directed films, including Naan Mahaan Alla and Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu. The music will be composed by S Thaman and the editor is Anthony. Produced by Balaji Kapa, Eeswaran marks Simbu’s 46th film.
The actor was last seen in director Gautham Vasudev Menon’s short film Karthik Dial Seytha Yen earlier this year.
Apart from Eeswaran, the actor is also expected to star in Maanaadu featuring Kalyani Priyadarshan. Directed and written by Venkat Prabhu, reportedly, the film is billed to be a political thriller. SJ Suryah, Bharathiraja, and Premji Amaren will also feature in the film.