Nithya Menen will be acting in Vikram Kumar’s film 24, which already has actor Suriya in the lead. This marks Nithya’s second collaboration with Vikram Kumar, after Ishq (2012). The film is being primarily shot in Mumbai, and Nithya has now joined the rest of the cast. While her role hasn’t yet been revealed, Suriya is likely to play a double role in the film.
The actress has had back-to-back successes in 2015 with Kanchana 2 and Oh Kadhal Kanmani. She has already released five films this year in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. Her other successes include 100 Days of Love and Son of Sathyamurthy. She is currently awaiting the release of Rudhramadevi in September.
Director Vikram Kumar has previously worked on Yaavarum Nalam and the Telugu film Manam. 24 will see the return of the duo of Suriya and Samantha, who last collaborated in Anjaan. The film has on board iconic composer AR Rahman, cinematographer Kiran Deohans, and editor Prawin Pudi.