The big budget offering movie Ponnar Shankar is an adaptation of a novel by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi. The movie is said to have the most expensive budget till date and is being produced by Thiagarajanwho has son Prashanth in double lead.The script revolves around two warrior brothers who are still worshiped as kaval devams in villages,both played by Prashanth.
This particular project is finally nearing completion and the climax will supposedly be a nail biting epic battle which is being shot in the Rajasthan desserts. A special Visual FX team is being supervised by Prashanth himself to add great aesthetic value to the project. Big sets have been erected for the shoots and the scenes will unleash never before seen action onscreen.
Pooja Chopra, Divya Parameswaran, Prakash Raj, Sneha,Rajkiran, Napoleon, Kushboo, Vadivelu, Vijayakumar, Lakshmi,and Seetha make it to the long cast list for a movie which will have some great music composed by maestro Ilaiyaraaja.Shaji will be the man behind the lenses with Don Max helping out with the editing.
A multi-crore project the movie will turn heads for it’s visually appealing war theme .
The film is likely to be released in late 2011.
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