Suriya’s KV Anand directed AGS Entertainment produced Maatran is one of the most eagerly awaited films of 2012.
The overseas rights of the film have been sold at a new record price.
Maatran is an action thriller starring Suriya and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead along with Sachin Khedekar, Vivek, Daniel Balaji and Milind Soman.
It isdirected and co-written by K. V. Anand and scripted by writers Subha. The film has music by Harris Jayaraj.
Suriya portray’s five different roles inthe espionage thriller shot in the Balkan region in countries like Russia,Croatia, Serbia, Albania and Macedonia.
Maatran Telugu dubbing rights has been sold for a record high. It will be called Duplicate in Telugu. Now it is clear that one of the characters Suriya plays is a duplicate.
Will the duplicate be a good guy or bad guy? Catch up with Maatran in May end or June to find the answer.
There are a total number of four villains in Suriya’s forthcoming venture ‘Maatran’ and one among them, interestingly, is Suriya himself. The other three are Milind Soman, Daniel Balaji and Veera of ‘Nadunisi Naaygal’ fame!
“If one would closely look at the three names, they could find a Gautham Vasudev Menon link. While Milind Soman is the baddie of ‘Pachaikili Muthucharam’, Daniel is that of ‘Vettaiyadu Vilayadu’, and Veera was part of ‘Nadunisi Naaygal’,” point out sources.
“This is because of Suriya’s close rapport with Gautham. Both are good friends and had worked together in ‘Kaakka Kaakka’ and ‘Varanam Aayiram’. Suriya, who was impressed with the performance of the three actors, wanted them to cross swords with him in Maatraan,” add sources.
Directed by K V Anand, the film which has Kajal Aggarwal opposite Suriya is produced by Kalpathi S Aghoram of AGS Entertainment. Shooting is almost over and Anand is planning to release the movie during summer.
Suriya’s latest release ‘7aum Arivu’ directed by AR Murugadoss fetched him good acclaim and he has received much praise for his performance of Saint Damo in the film.
Suriya is now busy shooting for his upcoming KV Anand project ‘Maatraan.’ The film sees Suriya sharing screen space with Kajal Aggarwal. This film will see Suriya in as many as four avatars reveal sources close to the ‘Maatraan’ team.
Sources now reveal that top guns of the ‘Maatraan’ team will be taking off to an undisclosed location in Italy for further shooting. The team will begin to shoot from Italy during the early 2012. Insiders reveal that some hair-raising stunt scenes are to be filmed from Italy. The stunt choreographer for this action sleek flick is Peter Hein.
The film is currently moving at a swift pace. Once the stunt scenes are shot from Italy, the climax scenes will be filmed. ‘Maatraan’ will gear up for a worldwide release during the Tamil New Year in 2012.
Suriya, who has just wrapped up the shooting of Murugadoss’ 7Am Arivu opposite Shruti Haasan, is currently busy with K.V. Anand’s Matraan. In this film, Suriya will reportedly sport five different looks. For the first time, Kajal Aggarwal will be paired opposite Suriya in this film produced by AGS Entertainments.
The latest buzz is that after completing Matraan, Suriya will team up with director Hari for the third time after Aaru, Vel and Singam. The film will be a full fledged action entertainer in typical Hari style.
After taking audiences on a laughter ride with the hit series ‘Golmaal’, director Rohit Shetty is returning to action-thriller with the Hindi remake of Tamil blockbuster hit ‘Singam’.The Suriya-starrer’s Hindi version too is named ‘Singham’ and has Ajay Devgn as a police officer along with southern star Kajal Aggarwal. The film will have Maharashtra as its backdrop.
The director has teamed up with composers Ajay-Atul, a regular in Marathi films. ‘Singham’ will hit the screens on July 22.