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Sundar C ropes in Arya, Raashi Khanna, Andrea for Aranmanai 3

After the successful Aranmanai and Aranmanai 2, Sundar C will helm another instalment of his Aranmanai franchise with Arya, Andrea Jeremiah and Raashi Khanna in the lead roles

Arya was last seen in Santhakumar’s Magamuni,  sharing the screen with Indhuja and Mahima Nambiar. Raashi, on the other hand, was seen in Vijay Chander’s Sangatamizhan, in which she was paired with Vijay Sethupathi.

She says, “I’ve always wanted to be part of this genre (horror) and I’m glad it’s happening with a franchise as popular as Aranmanai. I’ve seen the previous two films and I’m looking forward to working in this one.”

Aranmanai is a 2014 Indian Tamil horror comedy film co-written and directed by Sundar C. The film features an ensemble cast including Sundar C. Vinay, Hansika Motwani, Andrea Jeremiah, Raai Laxmi, Santhanam, Nithin Sathya, Kovai Sarala and Manobala.

This film is the first installment in the film series of the same name. The film began production by the end of September 2013. and released on 19 September 2014 to highly positive reviews and became a blockbuster hit in the box office.

On the other hand, Aranmanai 2 featured Siddharth, Trisha, Poonam Bajwa, Soori, and Kovai Sarala. Both films were directed by Sundar C, and the director himself featured in a key role in them.