Madhavan, whose ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ and ‘Nisabdham’ are in various stages of production, has signed one more film in Tamil. The movie, which is yet to be titled, will be helmed by Dhilip, who had earlier made a short film titled ‘Kalki’.
According to sources, Shraddha Srinath, who played Madhavan’s wife in ‘Vikram Vedha’, would share the screen space with the actor in this new project. The film will have popular standup comedian Alexander Babu, who is quite famous for his show ‘Alex in Wonderland’, in a key role.
Confirming the development, Alex stated: “Spent a few days again in rainy Kochi this week hanging out with the one and only @actormaddy and @dhilipgads and the gang. Learning so much thru this big special project. Waiting for the formal announcement!”
Meanwhile, Madhavan is playing the popular ISRO rocket scientist Nambi Narayanan in ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’. He recently his stunned his fans with his body transformation video.
Stating that he had put up 96 kg for the role in the film, Madhavan highlighted in the video the effort he took to go through the body transformation. Besides playing the lead role, the actor took over as the movie’s director too, it is to be noted.
The ‘Minnale’ and ‘Alaipauthey’ actor said he had to sit 14 hours in for two days to get the makeover for the role and he also revealed in the video that all the fat accumulated was original and there were no pads used to show his big stomach.