Many know him for his chocolate boy image in Alaipayuthey.
The actor will choose to act in a powerful negative role as a cop for his upcoming Tamil film Vettai which means Hunt in English,interesting considering his last movie with Linguswamy was Run.
Madhavan and Lingusamy have come together after a long break, the last one they did together was Run which was a blockbuster and a real turning point in Madhavan’s career.
Madhavan seems to have taken a liking to perform negative roles keeping in mind his negative character as a professor in Teen Patti which also starred Amitabh Bachchan and Ben Kingsley in key roles.
The film is directed and written by Lingusamy who has roped in the likes Anushka Shetty and Sameera Reddy . The movie interestingly features 2 lead actors the second played by young Arya .
The movie features an illustrious cast of artists . The music is being composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja , of Naan Mahaan Alla and Paiyaa fame and the cinematography which is being handled by Nirav Shah who gave us the beautiful Madrasapattinam.
Distributed by Cloud Nine Movies the movie is scheduled for a summer release of April 2011.