Kennedy Club is an upcoming film of director Suseenthiran that features Sasikumar, Bharathi Raja and others. The film is set against the backdrop of women Kabbadi players. Kennedy Club assumes significance as this is the first ever Sasikumar movie to be filmed at a huge budget, which is filmed at an overall budget of Rs 15 crore. The shooting of this film is close on the heels of completion now.
Talking about the film, producer Thai Saravanan of Nallusamy Pictures said, “The shoot is right now happening at a Kabbadi stadium in Vizhupuram, which involves 16 Kabbadi teams and 300 players all over India taking part in it. This includes players from Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Pune, Kerala, Andhra and Mangalore. Although, the shoot is set in Vizhupuram, it is being pictured as in backdrops of North India, which has cost us Rs 2 crore budget”.
He further added, “To ensure that the climax portion gets a realistic touch, we are conducting an original match and are filming it. In addition, many spectators have been invited to view the match. The shooting of this climax portion is being held for 10 days. Following this schedule, songs alone are left to wrap up the entire shooting”.
‘Kennedy Club’ also stars national award-winning actor Samuthirakani, Gayathri, and comedian Soori in important roles. R B Gurudev is handling camera work while Antony is editing. Imman is scoring music for Kennedy Club. It has to be recalled that Suseenthiran’s debut film was Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu which was a neatly made film that hit the right notes with the audience.