Vivekh, who has lately been focussing on not just comedy roles, but characters with a difference, has bagged one in his next venture, titled Thuppariyum Shankar.
According to sources, the film, which will be set in 1960s, will have Vivekh in the lead, playing the role of a detective. Kamalinee Mukherjee will essay the female lead in the project, which will go on floors in the city in a few days.
At present, the actor is shooting for movies such as Muthuramalingam and Kashmora. In Kashmora, he is playing father to protagonist Karthi. The film has Sri Divya and Nayanthara as heroines.
In the past, Vivekh had played lead roles in Palakattu Madhavan and Naan Thaan Bala, it may be recalled. “But this one will be totally different,” sources added.
Vivekh is also playing a key role in RUM. “I am really happy to be a part of this project, my first ever horror flick. Sharing screen space with a versatile actor like Vivekh sir is a real bliss and I