EXCLUSIVE: We know who will be the DoP and art director in Chiyaan Vikram's 58th film, deets inside
Top names from all the industries would be collaborating for Chiyaan Vikram's 58th film.
Young director Ajay Gnanamuthu, a former associate of director AR Murugadoss, made his debut with the horror thriller Demonte Colony in the year 2015, with Arulnithi as the lead. The film received resounding success and the director went on to make his second film Imaikkaa Nodigal last year, that had Nayanthara, Atharvaa Murali and Anurag Kashyap in key roles. This film was also much appreciated. Now, Ajay has announced his third film which appears to have the crème de la crème of the industry. While Chiyaan Vikram is the hero in this film, AR Rahman was announced as the music composer for this one. Now, we've got information about the DoP and the Art Director of this film.
Chiyaan Vikram’s 58th film, the third directorial from Ajay Gnanamuthu, is being bankrolled by Seven Screen Studio in association with Viacom 18 Studios. This project is all set to begin next month and in all likelihood will be releasing in summer 2020. While the music composer’s name was revealed by Ajay through his social media handle, our sources give us more inside inputs on the DoP and Art Director of the film. They say, “Sivakumar Vijayan will be the cinematographer of this Vikram-Ajay-Rahman film and Santhanam will be the art director!” Sivakumar Vijayan has worked in films like Vidiyum Munn, Irudhi Suttru, Iraivi, Kolamaavu Kokila and the recently released Suriya starrer NGK. Santhanam has worked in Aayirathil Oruvan, Kaaviya Thalaivan, Deiiva Thirumagal, Irudhi Suttru and Demonte Colony as the Art Director.
Except for hero Vikram’s name, details of the other cast members have not been announced yet and is expected to happen soon. The Mozart of Madras - AR Rahman, is scoring music for a Vikram film, after Raavanan and I. According to the makers this film, it will be pan Indian, catering to the Tamil, Hindi and Telugu audiences. It will be produced on a massive scale and the cast and technicians list would have top names from all the industries, collaborating for this film. Vikram’s role is said to be quite a challenging one for the actor. The first look poster, which was released in June, features Vikram in multiple avatars. There are rumours that Vikram might be seen playing a photographer in this film, which will be an out-and-out action-thriller.Read More