Parthiban had written, directed, produced and acted in the film and he is the only actor in ‘Oththa Seruppu 7’ making it an unique film. ‘Oththa Seruppu 7’ is one of the most appreciated films by both the public and critics. The film has already entered the Asia Book of Records for an individual directing, producing, writing and acting in a film. Ramji has handled the camera and Resul Pookutty has done the sound design in the film.
While superstar Rajinikanth has earlier praised Parthiban for the film, the latest to laud the actor-director’s efforts is none other than acclaimed director Mani Ratnam. Parthiban himself shared the comments of Mani Ratnam in his recent social media post.
The film was also listed in the race for India’s official entry to the Oscars, for which the Ranveer Singh starrer Gully Boy was eventually selected. The film wass bankrolled by Parthiban under the banner Bioscope Film Framers.
Interestingly, Parthiepan will be playing a king in Mani Ratnam’s dream project Ponniyin Selvan. The film also has Vikram, Karthi, ‘Jayam’ Ravi, Keerthy Suresh, Aishwarya Rai, and Aishwarya Lekshmi in pivotal characters.