After ‘Vanakkam Chennai’, ‘Mirchi’ Shiva and Priya Anand have come together once again, this time for a film titled ‘Sumo’. Directed by S P Hosimin of ‘February 14’ fame, the movie will have cinematography by Rajiv Menon.
According to sources, the film, which has script by Shiva himself, is about a sumo wrestler. Yoshinori Tashiro, an former sumo wrestler, has also been roped in for a pivotal role in the movie.
Shiva plays a sumo wrestler and Priya Anand plays someone who motivates him to achieve his mission, sources added. The film is produced by Ishari Ganesh’s Vels Films International, producers of RJ Balaji’s ‘LKG’.
Shooting for a song is currently on in Chennai. “The film has been planned as a quickie and shooting will be completed at the earliest. It will be a fun-filled sports comedy drama,” sources further said.