Suriya to play musician Kamal in Gautham Menon’s next

After Kaakha Kaakha and Varanam Aayiram, the success duo of Gautham Vasudev Menon and Suriya are set to come together once again, this time for a musical love story.

At a recent online interaction with fans, Gautham said he will narrate a musical romance story to Suriya in a few days. He also revealed that the story will revolve around two musicians, Kamal and Kadambari who connect through music and fall in love with each other.

“Surya is ready to lift the guitar once again while the script work is going on. I am planning to narrate the story in another 10 days and if the story excites him, it will come out as a beautiful musical romantic film in which you can see him lifting the guitar again.” Gautham said.

Gautham Menon is a director, screenwriter and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema. He has also directed Telugu and Hindi films, which are remakes of his own Tamil films.

Many of his films have been critically acclaimed, most notably his romantic films Minnale (2001), Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010) and his thrillers Kaakha Kaakha (2003), Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006) and Yennai Arindhaal (2015).

Vaaranam Aayiram won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil. Menon produces films through his Photon Kathaas film production company. His production Thanga Meengal (2013) won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil.