Chennai,Jan 16 (): Kollywood is going through a box-office storm currently with the Pongal blockbusters – Ajith’s Veeram and Vijay’s Jilla doing amazing collections in the box office. Both the films are set for an impressive second weekend box office collections worldwide, according to recent reports.
Entertainment industry tracker Sreedhar Pillai had tweeted that both Jilla and Veeram are having a neck-to-neck race and doing a roaring business in Tamil Nadu.
Now,we bring you the latest news from Kollywood revolving around Suriya and Vijay.
Suriya plays a stylish gangster in his next film, ‘Anjaan’
Suriya’s next film with director Lingusamy is titled ’Anjaan’.
UTV Motion Pictures had announced their association with Director N. Lingusamy’s Thirrupathi Brothers to co-produce their next mega budget film starring South Superstar Suriya titled Anjaan (Fearless) along with a great ensemble cast which includes Vidyut Jamwal, Samantha, Manoj Bajpai, Dalip Tahil, Brahmanandam with other leading artistes.
Writer-director N. Lingusamy said the film is being produced on a mega budget in never-seen-before locations with huge sets and an ensemble of top artistes. The film is going to be a total mass entertainer with a new theme and said he is confident it will greatly appeal to the audience when it releases in August 2014.
The film will have cinematography from ace cameraman Santosh Sivan, music by Yuvan Shankar Raja, editing by Anthony, Art Direction by Rajeevan and is written and directed by N. Lingusamy of super hit films like Anandam, Run, Sandakozhi, Bheema, Paiyyaand Vettai.
The film produced by UTV Motion Pictures along with N. Lingusamy’s Thirrupathi Brothers recently completed its first schedule of 35 days of shooting in Mumbai and the second schedule is commencing in January end in Goa post which it will move to various locations across Maharashtra. The entire film will be shot in locations outside of Tamil Nadu. It will be a start to finish film for Suriya, who is totally focusing on this project with a smart and stylish new look.
The film is slated to release in Tamil and Telugu languages in August 2014.
Ilayathalapathy Vijay wishes Ajith for Veeram success
Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Team Jilla are basking in the amazing run of their film in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and key overseas circuits like Malaysia,Australia,US and UK.
Vijay in a nice gesture shown to his co-star and friend Ajith had wished Thala success for his Pongal release Veeram at a success meet held recently in the city to celebrate the success of Jilla and also conveyed his thanks to all his fans who had queued up right on the release day to watch Jilla.
Vijay also added that he was happy to hear about the successful run of Veeram too which he opined is good for the cine industry and all the stakeholders involved.