While Sivakarthikeyan’s Mr Local with director Rajesh and heroine Nayanthara will soon hit the marquee, the title of his 15th film which hitherto was known as SK15 was revealed a while ago. The film is titled as Hero. The team had divulged the title with a photograph that had a spiral notebook which is the script with the title Hero. The image also had a sweet box with a lamp lighted to indicate the auspicious beginning.
The makers revealed on Tuesday that the film will start rolling from from Wednesday, the 13th March with the title announcement. Hero is directed by PS Mithran who shot to fame with his last project Irumbu Thirai with Vishal and Arjun. Interestingly, Action King Arjun continues his stint with Mithran for this film too. Kalyani Priyadarshan, daughter of filmmaker Priyadarshan and actress Lizzy is making her Tamil debut through Hero. Yuvan Shankar Raja scores music for Hero which is bankrolled by KJR Studios. Ivana of Naachiyar fame has been signed on to do an important role while George Williams is cranking the camera.
Earlier on there were talks that the film is titled as Hero and it has turned out true. It can also be recalled that Hero is the title of yesteryear Hindi blockbuster of the same name that featured Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Seshadhri directed by Subhash Ghai in 1983. In the recent past in 2015, we had a Hindi film titled as Hero that had Sooraj Panscholi and Athiya Shetty 2015. Looks like Hero is the favorite of everyone! Wishing the current team of Hero, the best!