Update of 'Maanaadu' of Simbu in Pongal
After Simbu alias STR was removed from Venkat Prabhu It is very publicized Maanaadu 'due to logistical issues, the star actor was recently back on board into the project. The film had Simbu as the male lead, while Kalyani Priyadarshan was roped in as the female lead. The film is expected to start rolling from January 20 in Coimbatore.
Meanwhile, producer Suresh Kamachi has stated on social media that the cast and team details of the long-awaited film will be announced on Pongal's day before filming begins.
Update of # Maanaadu for # STR fans is here! Cast&Crew with Shooting date will be released on Pongal day! Wishin… https://t.co/8rkHun8dX0 - sureshkamatchi (@sureshkamatchi) 1577788788000
Suresh Kamatchi is bankrolling the project under the banner V House Productions. Touted to be an political-thriller, the film marks the the STR and Venkat Prabhu’s first collaboration in their long careers. Reports are that director Bharathiraja and SA Chandradekar are doing a important role in the film and Arvind Swami has been finalized to play the negative lead. All these speculations will be cleared on Pongal day.