Ace cricketer MS Dhoni's maiden venture in films, featuring Nadiya Moidu, Harish Kalyan, and Ivana is all set to hit screens on July 28
LGM, Thala Dhoni's maiden venture in films, is all set to hit screens on July 28. The film features Nadiya Moidu, Harish Kalyan and Ivana in the lead, and is directed by Ramesh Thamilmani. Here's all you need to know about the film
Dhoni's maiden production
The fact that ace cricketer MS Dhoni chose to make his maiden venture in Tamil is a special feature in itself. Dhoni had stated during the film's audio launch that it was his love for the Tamil people that he took the decision. The film also has Dhoni's insights pertaining to family and relationships, according to a spokesperson of Dhoni Entertainment.
Check out the teaser below
Sakshi Dhoni's concept
The film's lead actor Harish Kalyan had recently stated that the concept was producer Sakshi Dhoni's idea, which director Ramesh Thamilmani adapted into into a screenplay, infusing it with some fun-filled elements and emotional moments.
A fun-filled trailer
The plot revolves around a young man who gets sandwiched between his girlfriend and his mother. The story follows their journey to Coorg where the ladies in his life get to know each other. However, things go awry as the two women get separated from the rest of the folks.
Check out the trailer below
Ramesh Thamilmani is back
The film marks the second association of Ramesh Thamilmani with Thala Dhoni. The director is known for his new age graphic novel, Atharva The Original, which featured Dhoni as a superhero and it looks like Dhoni was mighty impressed by the same.
Ensemble star cast
It's been a while since Nadiya Moidu was seen in Tamil and her character in the film is likely on the lines of a fun mother, like the one she played in M Kumaran S/O Mahalakshmi. LGM will also mark the maiden collaboration between Harish Kalyan and Ivana. The presence of Yogi Babu is an icing on the cake. Ivana had revealed that unlike their previous venture, Love Today, she has many combination scenes with the ace comedian.
The shoot for Dhoni's maiden production has the reputation of being completed in a span of 37 days, which is said to be super fast, according to film standards. The entire crew comprised a young team, with Sakshi Dhoni at the helm of affairs on the production side.
A song in Kiliki language
Music for the film is by Ramesh Thamilmani himself. One of the highlights of the album is the song, Is Kis Kifa, which is based on Kiliki language with lyrics penned by Madhan Karky. There is a travel song and a montage as well.
Click below to listen to Is Kis Kifa
A July 2023 Release
All eyes are on Dhoni's maiden production, which is all set to hit screens on July 28 in Tamil and Telugu. Dhoni, who watched the film recently, had called it a clean film which can be watched with children and elders in the family. We take Dhoni's word!
Check out the Telugu trailer below
The team is yet to officially announce their OTT partner.