Suriya has expressed gratitude to veteran Telugu actor Mohan Babu for coming forward to be part of his upcoming film ‘Soorarai Pottru’ directed by Sudha Kongara.
“Such a pleasure to be on sets with @themohanbabu Sir, A Legend full of life and great discipline.From his first stint in a garage to his inspiring journey of more than 500 films. It’s a wonderful learning experience. Thank you sir for being part of #SooraraiPottru,” said Suriya.
In response, Mohan Babu said, “Thank you @Suriya_offl for the kind words. Being one of this gen top star, Your discipline and humbleness on sets speaks about your wonderful character. Looking forward for the next schedule, my young friend.”
The movie is being made simultaneously in Tamil and Telugu. It is said to be based on the life of aviation industry entrepreneur, GR Gopinath.
Recently, Suriya had said that the film is not a biopic, but will only present events that happened in Gopinath’s life, and the screenplay has been adapted suitably.
The film is jointly produced by Suriya’s 2D Entertainment and Sikhya Entertainment. The first look has Suriya wearing a dhoti and watching a flight in awe.