Simbu plays Ashwin Thatha

Simbu plays Ashwin Thatha

One of the best kept secrets of Simbu’s upcoming film Anabanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan is out, as it has been revealed that the actor is playing a 60-year-old.

The film’s director Aadhik Ravichandran posted on Twitter: “Character name #AshwinThatha 1st time ever @iam_str plays 60yr old.secret of weight gain n tnx 4 undergoin d pain fr dis role anna #Sirappu”.

It is to be noted that Simbu is playing a triple role in the movie. Tamannaah Bhatia was recently roped in as the second female lead. Shriya Saran is already on board.

The Trisha Illana Nayanthara fame director posted on his online page recently: “Very Happy to announce that Tamannaah Bhatia is on board, pairing with STR for first time in Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan.”

The film features Simbu in triple roles, and reportedly as father and son. In one of the roles, Simbu will be seen playing Madurai Micahel, and the makers have already released the character’s look.

Produced by Michael Rayappan, the film will have music by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Shriya Saran has already been roped in as one of the three heroines, it may be recalled.