Studio Green buys Attakathi


The movie Attakathi will take a peek-a-boo into the lives of immigrants living in the suburbs of Chennai , trying to earn their living. The movie has debutant actor Dinesh and actress Swetha hailing from Karnataka playing the lead duo. Even though there was lot of talks of the film releasing on February 10th, the official date of release is still in the hanging.

The latest is that the theatrical rights for the movie have been purchased by leading distributors Studio Green. The reputed banner saw the flick recently and felt that it had the right ingredients of commercial cinema mixed well with an original plot. Director by Ranjith, a former assistant of Director Venkat Prabhu, it’s one-line theme is about what might happen if the Attakathi (fake knife made of paper or plastic) imagines itself as a real one (actual knife).Venkat who got to see the first cut along with the Studio Green people says, “Proud of my assistant Director Ranjith. Just watched and enjoyed thoroughly!!” The music for the flick has been scored by Santhosh Narayanan, who promises to bring in something fresh for the project. For the audio album, Santhosh has welcomed suggestions from one Leon Zervos, a Grammy winning guy, who has worked for top artists including Lady Gaga and Ennio Morricone.

Fans will have to wait for the official release date, to be announced soon.



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