Soundarya Rajinikanth’s second directorial film after her father starrer Kochadaiiyaan will have her brother-in-law Dhanush in the lead role, it is said.
Earlier, names like Pranav Mohanlal was under discussion but now, it looks like her national award winning brother-in-law will play the protagonist.
The movie, titled NEEK, has cinematography by Jomon T John cranking the camera and Sean Roldon will compose the music. A romantic story, the film will feature a top actress from Bollywood as heroine.
Dhanush is currently busy with his directorial venture ‘Power Paandi’. NEEK is expected to go on floors this January.
The film is being bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu who just delivered a blockbuster Kabali with Soundarya’s father Superstar Rajinikanth.
According to sources, Dhanush will be completing predominant portions of his directorial debut ‘Power Paandi’ before joining the sets of NEEK, which is said to be the short form Nilavukku Enmel Ennadi Kobam.