Arjunraja who has penned songs like ‘Nerupu da’ in ‘Kabali’ has turned director for this film.
The first look poster of actor Sivakarthikeya’s first film as producer was released on Twitter on Tuesday. Titled Kanaa, the film stars Aishwarya Rajesh of Kaaka Muttai fame and actor Sathyaraj.
Very happy to share the First Look of our #SivakarthikeyanProductions first film #Kanaa #கனா Directed by my Nanban @Arunrajakamaraj with our dear #Sathyaraj sir @aishu_dil @darshan991 @dineshkrishnanb @AntonyLRuben @artilayaraja @Pali2285 @klaeking @vinciraj pic.twitter.com/aNdu2BRqx3
— Sivakarthikeyan (@Siva_Kartikeyan) May 15, 2018
The poster shows one half of Aishwarya’s face and the other half is Sathyaraj’s face. The visual is also split between sunset/sunrise in the fields and a sports stadium. The film is rumoured to be about the inspiring journey of a young girl’s cricketing dream and her ever-supportive father.
While Sivakarthikeyan has had a good number of films coming his way, the actor recently announced in February this year that he would be producing his friend Arjunraja Kamaraj’s story.
Arjunraja, who has penned famous songs like ‘Nerupu da’ for Rajinikanth in Kabali and ‘Kattravai Pattravai’ in Kaala has turned director for this film.
Siva and Arunraja go a long way back as friends. They were classmates in college and hail from the same town. The film will have music by Dhibu Ninan Thomas, who also happens to be a classmate of Siva and Arunraja.
Sivakarthikeyan was last seen in Mohan Raja’s Velaikkaran alongside Nayanthara. He is currently working on director Ponram’s Seemaraja. The duo has collaborated previously in two films – Varuthapadatha Vaalibar Sangam and Rajini Murugan. Sivakarthikeyan has two yet-to-be-titled projects with director Rajesh and Ravikumar respectively.
Arjunraja Kamaraj first crooned for Santosh Narayan’s Jigarthanda prior to which he has penned lyrics for two songs in Pizza. He has also acted in films like Raja Rani, RemoandPencil.
Award-winning actor Aishwarya Rajesh has a good number of films coming this year including Mani Ratnam’s Chekka Chevandha Vaanam, Rathindran R Prasad’s Idhu Vedhaalam Sollum Kadhai, AL Vijay’s Lakshmi, Vetrimaaran’s Vada Chennai and Gautam Menon’s Dhruva Natchathiram. She was last seen in Gemini Ganesanum Suruli Rajanum.