He never fails to surprise you does he? Yes, your guess is spot on! The man you are seeing in the picture above is none other than Chiyaan Vikram, flaunting his new look for Shankar’s – Ai . The picture was taken on the sets of Ai, the shoots of which is presently progressing at a good pace.
However, for close followers of Director Shankar, this look may not be much of a surprise as many were expecting some updates ever since he wrote to fans an open letter concerning the same. Quoting the director’s words – “It has been a year since we started shooting for ‘Ai’ and technically it is taking its own time for Vikram’s physical change, scanning, molding and for preparing prosthetic make up materials, but I believe it’s worth the wait.”
Well, this is just one among the many appearances fans would see Vikram in Shankar’s – Ai. In this flick, Amy Jackson will be cast as the female lead and a co star to the actor. Likewise, comedy superstar Santhanam, cinematographer PC Sreeram and composer A R Rahman are also on board, to realize a splendid effort for this production funded by Aascar Ravichandran.
Reports flowing in reveal, Ai’s shoots are presently being canned at the Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai. Meanwhile, as soon as Vikram completes Shankar’s Ai, he plans to join Gautham Menon for a project funded under the Silverline Productions banner.