Suriya has started shooting for director Sudha Kongara’s (of ‘Irudhi Suttru’ fame) upcoming film, which is tipped to be a biopic on Air Deccan founder Captain Gopinath.
Besides Suriya and Sudha, Suriya’s father Sivakumar and younger brother Karthi attended the pooja of the movie in Chennai. The ‘Singam’ actor tweeted earlier: “Starting shoot with #DirSudhaKongara. We need all your love..!! #SudhaKongara @gvprakash@nikethbommi @Aparnabala2 @editorsuriya @jacki_art @guneetm @sikhyaent @rajsekarpandian @SF2_official.”
According to sources, while Suriya plays Gopinath, Aparna Balamurali, who was last seen opposite G V Prakash Kumar in Rajiv Menon-directed ‘Sarvam Thaala Mayam’, will essay the role of his wife Bhargavi Gopinath.
Arjunan, Kaali Venkat and Vivek Prasanna are part of the supporting cast of the movie, to be] Suriya’s production house 2D Entertainment and co-produced by Rajasekar Karpoorasundarapandian in association with Oscar award winning producer Guneet Monga.