Actor Raghav Ranganathan, popular for his roles in movies such as Endhiran The Robot and Nanjupuram and for his dance in shows such as Jodi Number 1, Maanaada Mayilaada and Dance Jodi Dance, has turned director with the Tamil movie TICKET.
The movie starring Raaghav in the lead and with actors like Karthik Kumar, Lakshmi Priya, Sanam Shetty, Aishwariyaa, etc. in supporting roles is a quirky thriller comedy. The movie which is in the final stages of post-production has been selected to the London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) 2017 and will have its world premiere at the prestigious Empire Leicester Square theater in London. This makes TICKET, produced by Preetha S, the first Independent Tamil Film to have its world premiere at this venue. It also makes it the first Tamil Film ever to have a triple UK world premiere in two cities, London and Birmingham, across three cinemas.
The premiere happens along with the screening of many top award-winning films from other prestigious festivals. Other films that have previously had their world premiere at the Empire Leicester Square include movies like Shahrukh Khan’s Om Shanti Om.
To celebrate this, the team has released a new trailer for the film.
The Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival, regarded as Europe’s largest Indian film festival returns for its 8th edition at 11 cinemas across London including BFI Southbank from 22-29 June.