The teaser of Vaanam Kottatum is out now. The film helmed by Dhana Sekaran of Padaiveeran fame is co-written by Mani Ratnam, whose home production Madras Talkies is bankrolling the film. This will be their third production after Azhagam Perumal’s Dumm Dumm Dumm and Susi Ganesan’s Five Star. It stars real-life couple Sarathkumar and Radhika Sarathkumar and actors Aishwarya Rajesh and Vikram Prabhu in lead roles.
A family of three – a notorious daughter Aishwarya, a responsible son Vikram and their quiet mother Radhika are seen to go about their lives happily until they see their father Sarathkumar, who has just gotten out of prison. We also see Ram (Shanthnu Bhagyaraj) and Preetha George (Madonna Sebastian) playing the love interests of the siblings.
Actor Dhanush took to Twitter to release the teaser.
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) January 8, 2020
Vaanam Kottattum talks about the importance of all relationships in a family. The movie has been shot in various places such as Chennai, Thirunelveli, Courtallam and other southern regions of Tamil Nadu.
Apart from the lead cast, Nandaa, Amitash Pradhan, Balaji Sakthivel, and Madhusudhan Rao have also been roped in to play significant roles. Preetha Jayaraman will be cranking camera with K Kadhir helming art and Sid Sriram debuting as a composer with the film. Sangathamizhan E will be taking up editing responsibilities with ‘Stunner’ Sam choreographing action sequences.
The film which commenced with shoot this July, recently revealed its first look posters. The film was reportedly planned as a Mani Ratnam directorial, but he couldn’t take it up because of his commitment to the Ponniyin Selvan adaptation which he is currently working on. Ponniyin Selvan reportedly stars Jayam Ravi, Karthi Sivakumar, Vikram, Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, Lal, Ashwin Kakumanu, Aditi Rao Hydari, and others. The literary film recently commenced shoot in Thailand and even revealed it’s title font along with the technical crew list.
Two songs from Vaanam Kottatum– ‘Kannu Thangom’ and ‘Easy Come Easy Go’ had dropped recently. While the former has been rendered by Sid Sriram and Shakthisree Gopalan, the latter has been rendered by Sid Sriram, Sanjeev T, MADM, and Tapass Naresh.
Vaanam Kottattum is in post-production and will hit screens on February 7, 2020.
Here are the first-look posters.
Watch the teaser here.