Chennai, May 4 (TruthDive) : Masss (Mass) starring Suriya in the lead is getting ready for a month end release. The audio of Masss is to be released on May 8. Masss is is an horror – comedy directed by Venkat Prabhu. Masss has Suriya and two lead ladies Nayantara and Amy Jackson alongwith Premgi in a major role. Music is by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Incidentally it is the 50th movie for Editor Praveen.
On April 25th midnight, the teaser of Masss was released online and on the next day it crossed two million hits on YouTube. The teaser has a clip from Singam which has Suriya saying the popular dialogue about his comeback and one from Thala Ajith’s Mankatha which tells about the whole happening being a game controlled by him.
Eros International and Studio Green are jointly producing Masss. The film is shot fully in 3D format unlike earlier films that were shot partially in that format. Yesteryear hero Mohan was supposed to play the baddie and now Parthipan and Jayram are playing significant roles. Karunas, Seeman and Daniel Pope are the ghosts and the cast has Vidyullekha Raman along with Samudrakani.
Initially, the movie was to release in June after schools and colleges reopen. As the film shoot was wrapped up on April 19th the producers decided to release the audio on May 1st and go in for a mid-May theatrical release but things did not go as planned. Post production works took time with 3D effects being done simultaneously in Mumbai and Chennai.Masss is very crucial to Suriya after the debacle of Anjaan.
On the sidelines, remake of the hit Malayalam film, ‘How Old are You’ in Tamil with Jyothika in the heroine-centric role and produced by her husband Suriya is getting ready for release in May.
The film which created box office history in Kerala with Manju Warrier in the key role is titled 36 Vayadhinele and is directed by Roshan Andrews. A last minute addition was a song that runs during the end titles was shot featuring Jyothika.