Suriya’s Anjaan US theatrical rights are snapped by Narmadha Media One, one of the oldest film distribution house in USA is back with a bang.
The Anjaan distributors have released a press statement announcing their collaboration with director Lingusamy’s Thirupathi Brothers and UTV, the producers of Anjaan.
They also said that Anjaan is a stylish action thriller. Anjaan trailer is upbeat and has a promising team including Suriya in a dual role and Samantha as the female lead while Bollywood actors Manoj Bajpai, Vidyut Jamwal, Rajpal Yadav and Dalip Tahil play supporting roles.
Padmashri Santosh Sivan handled the cinematography, Yuvan Shankar Raja’s music, editing by Anthony and art by Rajeevan. Anjaan is slated for an Independence Day release on August 15
Suriya and Samantha starring Anjaan is in final stages of shooting and the filmmaker Lingusamy is filming some important fight sequences with Suriya on the last of shoot that falls on Saturday.
Sources close to the unit claimed: “Today will be the last day of Anjaan shooting in Mumbai Fort area with Suriya and some fighters. Film now poised for Aug 15 release.”
Makers of Anjaan have ample time for the post-production works and the censor formalities. Hence, Suriya’s Anjaan is expected to hit the screens on Independence Day as planned earlier.
Lingusamy’s Thirupathi Brothers and UTV jointly Producing Anjaan will enjoy the music composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Manoj Bajpai, Vidyut Jamwal, Rajpal Yadav and Dalip Tahil are also part of Anjaan cast.
Anjaan is making a huge business even before the film is completely shot. Suriya and Samantha are playing the lead roles in Anjaan being directed and produced by Lingusamy.
Co-produced by UTV in association with Thirupathi Brothers, Suriya’s gangster actioner Anjaan is red hot in trade. Anjaan distribution rights were sold in many areas including Kerala, Karnataka and overseas for whooping price.
Yahaya Bhai of United India Exports will market the film in foreign, while Sridhar Lagadapati of Larsco Entertainment has bought Anjaan Telugu dubbing ‘Sikander’ rights.
Suriya will be seen in dual roles in Anjaan after Maattrraan and Samantha is his female lead. Manoj Bajpai, Vidyut Jamwal, Rajpal Yadav and Dalip Tahil are also part of Anjaan cast. Yuvan Shankar Raja is the music director.
Suriya’s big-budget movie Anjaan title logo has been launched today on April 30 and the logo design is getting good response. The film’s poster designs will be unveiled on May 1.
Touted to be a gangster oriented action entertainer, Anjaan is taking shape in the direction of N. Lingusamy and produced by Thirupathi Brothers in association with UTV Motion Pictures. Major portions of the movie are canned in the locales of Mumbai and Goa along with Chennai.
Besides Suriya, Samantha playing lead roles, Anjaan also has an impressive casting including Vidyut Jamwal, Rajpal Yadav, Manoj Bajpai, Dalip Tahil. Cinematography is by has Santosh Sivan, editing is by Antony and musical scores are by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Anjaan is slated for a release on a grand scale on August 15.
Producer N. Subhash Chandra Bose says that the shoot of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner “Anjaan” was halted, but was not disrupted as rumoured. He says everything is under control and the shoot is progressing smoothly.
On Sunday, members of the Tamil fringe groups came to meet N. Linguswamy, director of “Anjaan”, and requested him to stop the screening of his recently distributed Tamil film “Inam” which revolves around a group of orphans during the Sri Lankan civil war.
“The shoot had to be stopped because they had come to meet the director and discuss about ‘Inam’. There was absolutely no protest as is being rumoured. Everything is under control and we have continued shooting,” Subhash told IANS.
Linguswamy distributed Santosh Sivan-directed “Inam”, which released worldwide Friday. Following the request from these groups, Linguswamy Monday pulled out “Inam” from cinemas in Tamil Nadu.
“We’ve nearly completed 80 percent of the film’s (‘Anjaan’) shooting. We are also planning to release the film’s look soon,” he added.
“Anjaan” also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vidyut Jamwal, Manoj Bajpai, Rajpal Yadav, Dalip Tahil in important roles.
The Suriya – Samantha starrer Anjaan, directed by Lingusamy is one among the most expected films this year. This film has already been shot extensively in Mumbai and Goa, and close to 60% of the film has been completed.
Yuvan Shankar Raja has been signed on to do music for the film and 5 songs have been planned totally. Yuvan has already worked with Lingusamy in films such as Sandakozhi, Vettai and Paiyya and his songs played a big role in the success of all these films.
Anjaan cast Samantha as the female lead for Suriya and Sonakshi Sinha has done an item number in the film, while Prakash Raj, Manoj Bajpai, Vidyut Jamwal, Rajpal Yadav, Murli Sharma and others played key roles.
Anjaan has been planned as an August 15th release to coincide with Independence Day. August 15th also happens to be a Friday, it must be noted.
Suriya’s upcoming film to be directed and produced by Lingusamy and his Tirupathi Brothers banner has kick started shooting in Mumbai today [Nov 20].
First schedule of this untitled Suriya’s film will go till next 20 days in Mumbai.
Makers are planning to complete shooting of this Lingusamy’s film in three schedules, 80% in Mumbai and remaining in Hyderabad.
Samantha is set to pair opposite Suriya in this yet-to-be-titled venture that also casts Vidyut Jamwal, Manoj Bajpai and Rajpal Yadav in key roles.
Yuvan Shankar Raja will score music for this Suriya starrer that will have cinematography by Santosh Sivan, who is gearing up to capture the movie using Red Dragon Digital Camera.