Pop singer Katy Perry is gearing up for her Kollywood entry soon. The American singer/actress who got married to British comedian Russel Brand in 2010, is keeping single, getting divorced after 14 months of marriage. Meanwhile she has herself occupied performing at international arenas, her recent one being the IPL 5 opening ceremony act in Chennai.
The lady did grab a lot of attention for her act and news is that director Prabhu Raja Chozhan, will rope in Katy for his debut in Karuppampatti. This film directed by Prabhu, a debutant and assistant to director Shankar, has Ajmal playing a double role. He plays an NRI coming to Chennai from France wanting to know about his past. Thamizh Padam fame composer Kannan did record a pumping disco number with Bollywood’s Disco King Bappi Lahiri recently in Mumbai for Karuppampatti. The song titled Naughty Raja Raja, is set in the 80’s era and has lyrics penned by Kabilan. Director Prabhu confirmed the reports saying, “Someone like Katy Perry would be the right choice for the song. Our sources in the USA are in talks. We are hopeful that Katy would agree for the number. It would be a great asset to have an international performer like her on board for the film.” The director plans to stage the performance amidst 1000 of fans going crazy for Katy. Seems Prabhu has taken a vow, to get the spotlights shining bright.