The fantasy flick, which has Prabhu Deva playing a genie, has been directed by N Ragavan
Fans of Prabhu Deva were in for a surprise when the makers of My Dear Bootham announced the project with the senior actor-filmmaker-choreographer in the lead. Directed by N Ragavan of Manja Pai and Kadamban fame, the movie has music by D Imman. The latter was the music director for Prabhu's last outing Pon Manickavel, which had a direct release on Disney+ Hotstar.
The team had released the video song, Master Oh My Master, recently through Jayam Ravi's social media page. It had Prabhu effortlessly shaking a leg for a Tamil movie after Vijay's Devi. Benny Dayal has sung the fast-paced track which has lyrics penned by Yugabharathi.
Now, the team has come up with another update from the film. They have announced when they are going to unveil its trailer. Prabhu himself has taken to social media to inform that the much-awaited trailer of the project, which has him in a never-before-seen avatar, will be released on December 24.
He also posted a new still from the movie which has him flaunting his bare body. He plays a genie in the film which has Ramya Nambeesan playing the female lead. Prabhu and Ramya were earlier seen together in Karthik Subbaraj's Mercury.
Produced by Ramesh Pillai of Abhishek Films, My Dear Bootham has cinematography by UK Senthil Kumar and editing by San Lokesh. Sridhar and GN Murugan have handled the film's dance movements and action choreography respectively. The movie is said to be high on special effects.
Imman Annachi, Lollu Sabha Swaminathan and Samyuktha, apart from child actors like Ashwanth, Alia, and Param Guganesh will be seen essaying crucial characters in the movie. Vijay Sethupathi had revealed the motion poster of My Dear Bootham a couple of weeks ago and had expressed happiness in doing the honours for the team.