‘Jayam’ Ravi is the latest actor in Kollywood to be straining his vocal chords and turning playback singer, entering the league of Kamal Haasan, Vikram, Vijay, Simbu and Dhanush who have song hit songs in their films.
Suraj has directed the film which has Trisha and Anjali as the twin heroines opposite ‘Jayam’ Ravi. The star-studded film also includes Prabhu, Vivek, Soori, Ashvin Raja, ‘Naan Kadavul’ Rajendran and Ibrahim besides Poorna in a ‘guest appearance’. Thaman scores the film’s music while U.K. Senthil Kumar is the cinematographer.
Thaman made music director D. Imman sing a song and then asked Simbu to sing a ‘kuthu’ song for ‘Jayam’ Ravi in the film. He has now turned ‘Jayam’ Ravi into a playback singer by making him sing a song whose lyrics start with the words ‘Balbu vaangitten machan balbu vangitten…. Ravi has for company Deva and Vivek who have sung the song along with them.
The film, whose shoot was wrapped up some time back, is expected to release shortly.