Dhanush has turned producer with his ambitious Ethir Neechal. The fate of his first outing will be decided with the film hitting screens worldwide tomorrow. The film does not boost of a big star cast except the ‘Kolaveri di..’ singer and Nayantara appearing in a special song. The movie stars Sivakarthikeyan and Priya Anand in the leads.
After going through a couple of scripts including a few sent by Dhanush’s online followers, the actor locked the script written by RS Durai Senthilkumar. With writer himself taking the mantle of direction department, the hunt for the lead stars begun. The team headed by Dhanush roped in Sivakarthikeyan and Priya Anand, who are familiar faces in Tamil films, instead roping newbies to star in the movie.
The film was kicked-off on July 23 in Chennai and has been wrapped up in a quick succession. Ethir Neechal has a modern-day story sans cheap comedy, vulgar dialogues or inappropriate scenes.