Kamal completes 61 years in cinema

Kamal Haasan, who had started his acting career as a child artiste, has successfully completed 61 years in film industry.

Director Lokesh Kanagaraj has released a tribute video. The tribute is the recreation of “Potta Padiyudhu” song from Kamal starrer Sathya and it was done by director Arvind of Simba fame.

“I take immense joy and pride in wishing @ikamalhaasan sir on 61years of kamalism. Im honoured to release the ‘REBEL ANTHEM’ a location-based cover of the 1987 classic song ‘POTTA PADIYUDHU’ from SATHYA created by ‘SIMBA’ director Arvind Sridhar as a tribute. Kudos @simba_arvind,” tweeted Lokesh, while sharing the video.

Responding to them, Kamal posted, “@simba_arvind @Dir_lokesh I am touched. This does not seem like simple nostalgia. This is unconditional love. The return gift from my side could & should only be of the same kind. Love you guys. My motivation, in a marathon you all have allowed me to run. https://t.co/Oikmcq1orq.”

The tribute video is a recreation of a song from Kamal Haasan’s film Sathya. Titled ‘Potta Padiyudhu’, the song portrays a rebellious attitude of a youngster and his rage against unjust in the society. The video was created by Simba director Arvind Sridhar as a tribute to Kamal Haasan’s 61 years in the industry.

Meanwhile,  Kamal Haasan’s massy unseen video from ‘Vettaiyadu Vilayaadu’ is grabbing headlines.Kamal Haasan hunts for two wanted criminals Amudhan and Ilamaaran in ‘Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu’ and travels across places to arrest them. Now, the making of the video of Kamal Haasan’s press meet scene from the film is shared by a fan on Twitter, and it goes viral.