Suriya’s Chinese avatar: Details revealed

By now, we all know that Suriya will play the role of a Buddhist monk (Bodhidharma) in his much awaited 7 Aum Arivu, directed by A.R. Murugadoss. There are reports that Suriya will sport the look of a Buddhist monk for only 20 minutes in the film. Here are more details on the role. Suriya will appear as a Tamil prince from Kancheepuram who travels to China and became a well-respected monk there. Director Murugadoss has done a lot of research on the role and sources who have seen the raw version of the film are amazed with Suriya’s performance.

The story is said to revolve around a time machine brought to India by a scientist (played by Shruti or Suriya according to conflicting versions). The film is also being dubbed in Hindi and Telugu. 7 Aum Arivu is a sci-fi thriller in which Suriya plays a double role and Shruti Haasan is the heroine. Ravi K. Chandran handles the camera while Harris Jayaraj is the music director.

7 Aum Arivu: Ten crores intro scene for Suriya

The latest buzz is that the producers have spent nearly ten crores for the introduction scene of Suriya in 7 Aum Arivu. Made with a whopping budget of Rs. 84 crores, this is the highest budget film in Suriya’s career till date. 7 Aum Arivu, which has Suriya and Shruti Haasan in the lead roles, is likely to grace theatres on October 28, 2011 (Diwali weekend). The director is currently busy with the post production works and the music launch will take place in Chennai on September 22, 2011. The story is said to revolve around a time machine which is brought to India by a scientist. 7 Aum Arivu is a sci-fi thriller in which Suriya plays a triple role: a circus artist, a Buddhist monk and a scientist. Vietnamese stunt actor Johnny Tri Nguyen will play the baddie.

The technical team includes Harris Jayaraj (music), Ravi K. Chandran (cinematography) and Anthony Gonsalves (editing).

7aam Arivu music launch on September 22

The music of director A.R. Murugadoss’ 7aam Arivu, which has Suriya and Shruti Haasan in the lead roles, will be launched in Chennai on September 22, 2011. The director is currently busy with the post production works. The story is said to revolve around a time machine which is brought to India by a scientist (played by Shruti or Suriya according to conflicting versions). The film is also being dubbed in Hindi and Telugu.

7aam Arivu is a sci-fi thriller in which Suriya plays a double role: a circus artist and Buddhist monk. (There are reports that Suriya will sport the look of a Buddhist monk for only 20 minutes in the film.) Vietnamese stunt actor Johnny Tri Nguyen will play the baddie. Ravi K. Chandran handles the camera while Harris Jayaraj is the music director. According to sources, Suriya is also planning to perform the circus stunts he has learnt during 7aam Arivu live for his fans at the audio launch of the film, which is likely to take place in Chennai.

Suriya’s 7am Arivu being dubbed in Telugu

Suriya’s forthcoming sci-fi thriller 7am Arivu is being directed by AR Murugadoss. The film will be dubbed into Hindi and Telugu as Suriya and Murugadoss has well spread market in both the languages.
7am Arivu stars Suriya in a triple role as circus artist, Buddhist monk and a scientist while Shruti Haasan played the female lead. Vietnamese actor Johnny Tri Nguyen played the antagonist in the film. Suriya trained for a six pack chiseled torso for a Kung Fu action sequence within 16 days as requested by cinematographer Ravi K. Chandran.

The story of 7am Arivu will revolve around a super machine, which is brought to India. The album, composed by Harris Jayaraj, consists of six songs including a Chinese track, sung by Chinese singer Hau.

surya six pack abs in 7am Arivu

Suriya is going to bare his chiselled torso for 7am Arivu in a song sequence. Cinematographer Ravi K Chandran felt that he needed six pack abs for the shot to be perfect. And Suriya decided to oblige. The song was to be shot within 16 days so he had very little time. However, Suriya was not to be deterred.
The actor worked out like a maniac and showed up for the shoot with extremely well defined six pack abs! The cinematographer was very impressed and praised him for being such a hard – working, dedicated professional. His female fans are in for a treat!

Suriya shooting at Pallavaram

Handsome hunk Suriya is found busy shooting for his forthcoming film 7am Arivu. The actor was spotted at Pallavaram shooting the action sequences for the film.

Director AR Murugadoss is canning the climax scenes at Pallavaram in Chennai and the stunts performed by Suriya are outstanding. The stunts are choreographed by stunt master Peter Hein. Earlier he composed stunts for blockbuster films like Ghajini, Shivaji and Endhiran. Coming to the climax scene of 7am Arivu Suriya is seen combating with a group of baddies and it was shot brilliantly by cinematographer Ravi.K.Chandran.

The shoot will continue for five more days at Pallavaram. With one of the most talented stunt master Peter Hein’s doing the choreography 7am Arivu will surely have an outstanding action sequence during the climax.