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Pa Ranjith and Arya Team Up for a Sports Film

Actor Arya posted pictures from the sets of his next film with director Pa Ranjith on Twitter on Monday.


The actor’s post read:

Thank u @beemji sir for this amazing film couldn’t have asked for a better sports film. U r incredible #Murali sir u were faster than all of us. Thx 4 de visual treat Going beyond all limits My producer@K9Studioz project would have been unimaginable without you (1)

Dream come true project made it possible by my darling @KalaiActor love you#Pusapthi sir@Actorsanthosh @johnkokken1#JohnVijay @shabzkal All were brilliant and learned a lot #FirstLook very soon #PaRanjithfilm #Arya30 (2)

Reportedly, the sports-centric film is titled Salpetta Parambarai. The film will be set against the backdrop of north Chennai and was announced last September.
Arya has started to prepare for the role and posted a video of him working out. He wrote:

“My love for sports coming alive on screen All set to face the boxers in the ring with @beemji sir for our next. It’s the most challenging film of my career. Loving the experience. #Ranjith sir is just phenomenal” @Music_Santhosh @K9Studioz #AnbuArivu #Murali

The film will mark Ranjith’s next directorial venture after the 2018 film Kaala and his first collaboration with the Arya. This film will also be Arya’s 30th project.

Pa Ranjith has also produced films, including Pariyerum Perumal BA. LLB (2018), and Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu (2019).


Arya was last seen Kaappaan, which released in 2019. The actor will be seen next in the Tamil film Teddy, that is billed to be an animated film for children, and 3 Dev.
Pa Ranjith is also working on his first non-Tamil language project Birsa Munda, a Hindi biopic based on the life of the adivasi freedom fighter. The film’s cast has not been announced yet.