Glimpses of Simbu’s Pathu Thala is here!
Recently, on Simbu’s birthday, the makers of his upcoming film ‘Pathu Thala’ released a short video online. It gives a glimpse into the world of ‘Pathu Thala’, in which Simbu plays a gangster. Gautham Karthik plays the other lead in the film, which is the Tamil remake of blockbuster Kannada film ‘Mufti’.
‘Mufti’ is a neo-noir action-thriller starring Shiva Rajkumar and Sriimurali as the leads. Narthan, the director of the orginal, was supposed to helm the Tamil version as well. However, it got shelved at the initial stages itself after a tussle between the director and the film’s producer KR Gnanavel Raja. Simbu was also irregular in attending shoots.
Later the project got revived with Obeli N Krishna of ‘Sillunu Oru Kaadhal’ and ‘Nedunchalai’ fame as the director. Gautham Vasudev Menon plays a prominent role in the film. The cast also includes Priya Bhavani Shankar, Manushyaputhran, Kalaiyarasan and ‘Asuran’ fame Teejay.