Sudeep, who has essayed a prominent role in the just-released Puli, plays the hero in K.S. Ravikumar’s upcoming directorial venture titled as Mudinja Ivana Puda. The film pits him opposite Nithya Menen, who has had a rollicking year so far in Kollywood with two super-duper hits in the form of O Kadhal Kanmani and Kanchana 2.
Sudeep has to contend with a couple of villains in Mukesh Tiwari and Sarot Lohitswa in his maiden film as a hero in Tamil. Sudeep, the menacing villain of S.S. Rajamouli’s Naan Ee, has had some personal setbacks in his life with his wife filing divorce and claiming maintenance but has been doing well in his professional career. Nassar, Sai Ravi, Avinash, Satish, Iman Annachi and Bharath Kalyan form the rest of the cast.
The first schedule of the film’s shoot commenced in Bangalore some time back. After wrapping it up, the crew chose Chennai for its second schedule where a huge set resembling a Police Commissioner’s office was erected in Ambattur.
The crew shot for many days here and the shoot is likely to take place till end-October in various parts of Chennai.