The movie marks the directorial debut of leading action choreographer Stunt Silva
Stunt Silva; the film's first look
The other day, one of the leading action choreographers of Kollywood, Stunt Silva, surprised one and all by announcing his directorial debut. The first look poster of the film, titled Chithirai Sevvaanam, was released by Dhanush on Sunday. Silva had informed that Mohanlal would release the project's motion poster on Monday evening.
The Mollywood superstar took to his Twitter account to share the motion poster, the duration of which is around 30 seconds. It has Samuthirakani and a little girl riding on a bicycle. As time passes, the little girl and the doting father are seen in older appearances.
The movie has Sai Pallavi's sister Pooja Kannan playing the daughter of Samuthirakani. Yuvan Yuvathi (streaming on Sun NXT) fame Rima Kallingal plays one of the pivotal roles in the film which is billed as an emotional family drama which revolves around the bonding between a father and a teenage girl.
Sam CS has composed music for the project which has lyrics penned by Vairamuthu, editing by Praveen KL and cinematography by Manoj Paramahamsa. Director Vijay has bankrolled the film which received several wishes from Kollywood celebs as soon as Silva revealed the news on social media.
Chithirai Sevvaanam will have a direct release on Zee5 on December 3. Among the Tamil movies released this year, Master (streaming on Amazon Prime Video), Tughlaq Durbar (streaming on Netflix), Thalaivii (streaming on Amazon Prime Video) and MGR Magan (streaming on Disney+ Hotstar) were the projects for which Silva had choreographed fight sequences.
His upcoming project as a stunt director is Venkat Prabhu's Maanaadu, starring Silambarasan and SJ Suryah. The fight sequences from the movie's trailer had already garnered enough attention from film buffs. The political thriller is hitting the screens on November 25.