It is known that Dhanush had announced in April 2016 that he would be teaming up with Karthik Subbaraj for a film. Now, the project is all set to go on floors and the team has roped in Mollywood’s Aishwarya Lekshmi to play the female lead in this film. The latest is that another talented Malayalam actor Joju George, is all set to do his maiden Tamil film.
The director had earlier planned to set it in the US, and had even approached Hollywood legend Al Pacino to play the antagonist, but that did not come through. Now, he has chosen to set it in London. Joju’s performance in Joseph got rave reviews and awards. He played character of a brooding, retired police officer in Joseph, which won a special jury mention at the 2019 National Film Awards that was announced yesterday.The Dhanush-Karthik’s yet-untitled film will have music by Santhosh Narayanan while Shreyaas Krishna will crank the camera.
Dhanush, meanwhile, is the release of ‘Asuran’ with Vetri Maaran and his working on his ‘Pattasu’ with Durai Senthilkumar.