There is news that Varalakshmi has reduced her weight by 10 kilos to act in a film to be directed by Bala.
After Paradesi, Bala is directing a film which has the backdrop Karagattam. This film has been titled Tharai Thappattai.
Sasikumar, Varalakshmi and Vijay Sethupathi are donning important roles in this film. Ilayaraja is composing music while Chezhian will be handling the camera.
Writer Jayamohan is penning the dialogues. When Bala signed Varalakshmi, his first condition to her was to reduce her weight. Normally Varalakshmi is tall and well built. Now for the Bala’s film, Varalakshmi is learning Karagattam day and night and has also reduced her weight.
Now Varalakshmi has reduced her weight by 10 kilos. Selection for other actors and actresses are going on. It is understood that the shooting of the film commence during the last week of this month. The story of this film is about the romance between upper caste Sasikumar and lower caste Varalakshmi.