Ace cinematographer Rathnavelu, who has worked in many big budget projects including superstar Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Raai Bachchan-starrer ‘Endhiran’ directed by Shankar, has for the first time working with Kamal Haasan in ‘Indian 2’, which too is being helmed by Shankar.
In a recent interview with a Tamil magazine, he said Kamal Haasan is one of top most performers of all time and that it is ideal call him the our country’s Al Pacino.
He experessed confidence that everyone will agree that Kamal Haasan is synonomous with performance in cinema. Stating that he has worked very less so far in the film (‘Indian 2’), he called Kamal Haasan a genius.
It is to be noted that shooting for the film was stopped due to the Covid-19 lockdown. Before that, there was a huge mishap on the sets of the movie, resulting in the death of three workers including an assistant director.
‘Indian 2’ bankrolled by Lyca has Siddharth, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Rakul Preet Singh and others in key roles. Music is by Anirudh Ravichander.