The movie directed by Rathna Kumar is the actor's first release this year
Last Updated: 08.36 AM, Jul 12, 2022
A few days ago, makers of Santhanam-starrer Gulu Gulu had announced that the comic caper will be released in theatres on July 29. The movie directed by Rathna Kumar is the former's first release this year. He was last seen in Sabhaapathy (streaming on Amazon Prime Video) which was released in November 2021.
Though there is almost three weeks left for the release of Gulu Gulu, its digital rights have already been bagged. Sun NXT has acquired the same and revealed the news through their social media handle. Similarly, the movie's satellite rights have been bagged by Sun TV.
S Raj Narayanan has produced the movie under Circle Box Entertainment, and Santhosh Narayanan has composed music. This is the second movie of Santhanam for which the composer has come on board after Parris Jeyaraj. Vijay Kartik Kannan has handled cinematography for Gulu Gulu, while Philomin Raj and Jacki have handled editing and art direction respectively.
Namita Krishnamurthy, Lollu Sabha Maran, George Maryan, Dheena, Athulya Chandra and Seshu among others essay crucial characters in the film which has Santhanam playing the role of an obsessive traveler whose life changes after meeting a few people.
Gulu Gulu is Rathna Kumar's third directorial project after Meyaadha Maan and Aadai which won critical acclaim for its screenplay and performances. The filmmaker, who was also the dialogue writer of Lokesh Kanagaraj's Master, teamed up with him for the recent Kamal Haasan-starrer Vikram as well.
Santhanam, who has Manoj Beedha's Agent Kannayiram in his kitty, has an untitled project with Sandalwood filmmaker Prashant Raj as well. The former is the official remake of Telugu flick Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya, while the latter has him sharing screen space with Tanya Hope.