According to the latest reports in Kollywood, the storyline of Dhanush’s upcoming action drama Asuran will focus on the land grabbing issues incurred by an individual, and how his family gets affected by it. The film which will start off as a family drama will slowly change lanes into a revenge action thriller, where Dhanush will settle scores with a big shot who murders his brother.
Asuran is based on the popular novel Vekkai, written by Poomani. Sources in the know reveal that Vetrimaaran and Dhanush had planned this film long before Vada Chennai, but decided to make it between two parts of Vada Chennai as it would act as a breather. The shoot for the film started on January 26th in Tirunelveli. Manju Warrier has been brought on board to play Dhanush’s wife, with the rest of the cast to be revealed soon. Composer GV Prakash, who was running a cold war with the actor, signed the project after the duo recently buried the hatchet.
Dhanush is planning to complete the entire shoot for Asuran by the month of July so that he can move onto his exciting upcoming films with Durai Senthilkumar, Ramkumar, and Mari Selvaraj. The actor also has to complete the pending work for his second directorial, which he will be working on simultaneously along with the other films.