Soorarai Pottru release postponed!
Suriya’s ‘Soorarai Pottru’ was initially planned as a Christmas release but the latest we hear is that the film has been postponed. It will be hitting screens only by next summer. There are also contrasting reports about the film eyeing a Pongal release but the makers are yet to confirm this. It is a film eagerly awaited not just by the fans but the general audience as well. Sudha Kongara of ‘Irudhi Suttru’ fame is directing the film.
‘Soorarai Pottru’ is an ambitious film that is loosely based on the life of GR Gopinath, the founder of Air Deccan, who is also a retired captain of the Indian army. Sudha Kongara and Shalini Usha Nair have jointly scripted the film. Malayali actress Aparna Balamurali plays the female lead. The film’s first look poster will be out on November 10.
Veterans like Paresh Rawal, Jackie Shroff and Mohan Babu will be seen in prominent roles. The film has cinematography by Niketh Bommireddy, music composed by GV Prakash and stunts handled by Hollywood based action choreographer Greg Powell.