After confirming reports on Vikram’s next with director Shankar, we have some fresh updates popping in. Director Shankar had already ruled aout possibilities of another remake post Nanban when the news of Vikram signing up under the director came as a pleasant one.Vikram who has A.L.Vijay’s Thaandavam filming presently,did play the protagonist in Shankar’s Anniyan, 5 years back.
As the Thaandavam team rolls action in London we came to know that the new Vikram-Shankar project is titled ‘Therdhal’(Election in English) tentatively. Noted authors Suresh and Bala who write with the nick-name Suba would be penning the film’s dialogues. Vikram will soon join his Anniyan director wrapping up Thaandavam in a few weeks. Composer AR Rahman who delivered the blockbuster hit Enthiran, did confirm his teaming up with Shankar early on. Rahman calls this year his comeback to Tamil movies as he has mega projects lined up, including Mani Ratnam’s Kadal along with the Shankar film.We came to know that Therdhal is set in the backdrop of the State elections. Cinematographer PC Sriram will handle the cinematography wing for this political thriller. Fans can expect something on the lines of Mudhalvan from Shankar’s forthcoming offering.