Jilla featuring the likes of Vijay, Mohanlal, Kajal Agarwal and Mahat Ragavendra, has been the hottest talk of town ever since it was announced. Living up to the expectations of fans, its swiftly progressing shoot schedules have been a delight to watch mentions, one of its crew members, who returned from its last schedule set in Hyderabad.
However, it also became a little hectic for Mollywood numero uno – Mohanlal, who is cast as Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s godfather in Jilla. Fondly addressed by his fans as Lalettan, the superstar was flooded with get well soon messages recently , as news spread about the upcoming schedules being postponed to a later date.
Reportedly, the veteran actor fell sick at its film shoots, as he was advised bed rest by his personal doctor. Although, debutante director Nesan was eagerly looking forward to steering his unit towards yet another successful shoot schedule planned in Thirunelveli, its producer has advised him to hold the shoots of the present schedule until Lalettan is hale and healthy.
Funded by the Super Good Films banner, producer Jithan Ramesh recently confirmed the same on his micro blog, “The shoot must and will go on. I pray and wish Laletta a speedy recovery. We miss you so much on our Jilla sets.” Meanwhile, Jilla’s 5th schedule is now planned at the Mohan Studios in Chennai, wherein front man Vijay and villain Ravi Mariya will be involved in an action sequence.