We have interesting updates on the next two films of Kamal Haasan- Thalaivan Irukkindraan and Thevar Magan 2. Speculations are that actress Andrea Jeremiah and Pooja Kumar who worked with Kamal in Vishwaroopam and Uthama Villain have been roped in to play the female lead in Thalaivan Irukkindraan.
The film will be jointly produced by Raaj Kamal Films International in association with Subaskaran of Lyca Productions. Vadivelu has been roped into the film already, it is to be noted.
Meanwhile, as far as Thevar Magan sequel is concerned, it is said that Vijay Sethupathi will be playing Nasser’s son in the film. The original film, Thevar Magan (1992) starred Sivaji Ganesan, Kamal Haasan, Revathi, Gauthami and Nasser in crucial roles and revolved around the character Sakthivel, who solves the problems of villagers.
Sources say that Vijay Sethupathi has developed a good rapport with Kamal Haasan over the past few months and the former expressed interest to collaborate with him for a project. We hear that Vijay Sethupathi will be seen playing the role of actor Nasser’s son in the film. Nasser played the antagonist in Thevar Magan.
On the other hand, Kamal Haasan’s Indian 2 shooting will be resumed as soon as the lockdown is lifted. The film, which is a sequel to the 1999 film Indian, is directed by Shankar. Indian 2 has Kajal Aggarwal, Rakul Preet Singh and Siddharth in key roles.
Meanwhile, Academy Award-winning make-up artist, Michael Westmore’s daughter Mckenzie Westmore has said, “As a child I remember Kamal coming to the house bringing beautiful gifts from India! I was always in awe of him. Visiting him at his LA home was a dream too! I’ll find photos.”
Mckenzie shared a picture with the actor, possibly taken during the filming of Vishwaroopam (2013). She also posted her childhood photo sporting an Indian wear, gifted by Kamal.
She added:”Many have asked if I know @ikamalhaasan well here ya go 🙂 my dad used to create his makeups when I was a little girl. We keep in touch but the last I saw Kamal was a few years back. The 2nd photo is me and my dad in beautiful clothing given to us as a gift from Kamal pic.twitter.com/BxN40imqCx.”