‘Mullum Malarum’ director Mahendran debuted as an actor with Thalapathy Vijay’s Theri. Now Mahendran is busy with back to back projects including Udhayanidhi’s new film with Priyadarshan and ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi’s Seethakathi.
“Impressed by the storyline narrated by director Balaji Tharaneetharan of Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom fame. Director Actor Mahendran will soon be joining the team of Seethakathi”, read an official statement issued by director Mahendran’s son John, who directed Thalapathy Vijay’s Sachein.
In Udhayanidhi’s film, Mahendran will be seen playing the actor’s dad and the shoot is currently happening in Tenkasi, Theni, and Madurai. Udhayanidhi-Priyadarshan film is a remake of Malayalam hit ‘Maheshinte Prathikaaram’.