The upcoming film of Simbu aka STR, which is to be directed by Sundar C, commenced shooting in Georgia on Monday. The film is being bankrolled by Lyca Productions.
Telugu blockbuster Attarintiki Daredi will be remade in Tamil by Sundar with STR playing the lead role. Megha Akash will be the heroine of the movie.
Interestingly, Megha Akash is Dhanush’s pair in Gautham Vasudev Menon’s yet to be released Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta and the shoot is currently happening in Mumbai.
Attarintiki Daredi is a 2013 Indian Telugu-language comedy-drama film written and directed by Trivikram Srinivas. It stars Pawan Kalyan, Samantha Akkineni and Pranitha Subhash in the lead roles with Nadhiya, Boman Irani and Brahmanandam in supporting roles.
The film was produced by B. V. S. N. Prasad under the banner Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra in association with Reliance Entertainment. The soundtrack album and background score were composed by Devi Sri Prasad.
Prasad Murella was the cinematographer. The film focuses on Gautham Nanda, a business heir who acts as a driver in his estranged aunt Sunanda’s house to mend her strained relationship with his grandfather Raghunandan who expelled her for marrying against his wishes years before.