The third schedule of director Sundar C’s film with Vishal and Tamannaah has reportedly started in Hyderabad. However, sources say an official announcement regarding this is not out yet.
According to reports, it has been planned as a 15 day schedule with important scenes featuring Vishal, Tamannaah and the third lead actor Aishwarya Lekshmi. The team started shoot in Turkey this March and returned to Chennai before the release of Vishal-starrer Ayogya.
Malayalam actress Aishwarya makes her Tamil debut with this film. It was previously reported that Tamannaah will be seen as an antagonist in the film, but this was not confirmed. In a Midday interview, she said preparing for the role was challenging. “There is a lot of mastery required in mind games, even when you’re playing them on-screen and that’s something that doesn’t come very easily to me. In reality, I’m quite the opposite… so getting into this character is quite intimidating.”
The untitled film is a commercial entertainer, said to be high on action scenes, romance and comedy. It is produced by Trident Arts, and marks the third collaboration of Vishal and Sundar C after Aambala and Madha Gadha Raja. The director also announced the third part of the horror-comedy Aranmanai recently which is in pre-production stages.
Vishal was last seen in Venkat Mohan’s Ayogya, and currently has no other film projects lined up.
It was speculated in September that Aishwarya Lekshmi will be making her Tamil debut with the Sundar C film with Tamannaah and Vishal. She is best known for the films Maayanadhi, Varathan and Argentina Fans Kattoorkkadavu.
Meanwhile, Tamannaah, who was recently seen in Devi 2, has Sye Raa Narasimha starring Chiranjeevi in the lead. The mega-budget film is under production and will release in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. She also has That is Mahalakshmi, the remake of Kangana Ranaut-starrer Queen, and Raju Gari Gadhi3 lined up for release.