The upcoming film of Suriya (his 38th venture as actor), which hit the floors recently, has been named today as ‘Soorarai Pottru’. The movie is directed by Sudha Kongara of ‘Irudhi Suttru’ fame.
Sources said the film will be shot in the United States and otherplaces. Releasing its title and first look, Suriya tweeted: “In love with what’s happening here on the sets …!Here is the #TitleLook of #SooraraiPottru #சூரரைப்போற்று.”
The first look Suriya wearing a dhoti and watching a flight in awe. There is already a buzz that the film is a biopic on Air Deccan founder Captain Gopinath.
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 bankrolled by Suriya’s production house 2D Entertainment and co-produced by Rajasekar Karpoorasundarapandian in association with Oscar award winning producer Guneet Monga.