In the new film "MAMBATTIYAN", the hero role is enacted by Director
Thiagarajan's son "Top Star PRASHANTH This is probably the first time in world cinema where the hero of a movie is directing the same film with his son in the same iconic character.
The film is shot in various gorgeous locales of
Kodanadu, Dindigul, Kambam, Theni, Malaiyur, in several dense forest areas in around
Tamilnadu, Kerala and also in the remote forest areas of
Andhra Pradesh. In fact all the
locations which this film was shot hard to reach
virgin locations, never shown before on Indian movie
Mr.Thiagarajan has spared no expense & has roped in the top most actors & crew for this blockbuster. The galaxy of stars includes
Meera Jasmin who is portraying Saritha's role the love interest for
Jayamalini's role by Mumaith Khan. National Award winning actor
Prakash Raj is doing a prominent role in this film played by late
Jaishankar in the original version & ace comedian
Vadivelu in the place of Goundamani .
Riyazkhan plays the duplicate Mambattiyan which was played by the vetran producer
Sangili Murugan in the old version. What makes this project exciting is that the stars in
this movie are hugely popular & established in both Tamil and Telugu, hence its planned for simultaneous release of this action packed visual splendor
in both languages, all over world.
The technicians in this movie are the best at their craft.The movie s cinematographer is
Shaji Kumar, who is one of the leading cinematographer from south India with countless hit films to his credit including the magnificent
Ponnar Shankar. The fast paced narration which has been fantastically edited by
Don Max (Ponnar Shankar), is known
for his cutting edge skill set in editing.
Incidentally this is the same crew which had
done the Hugh Historical Movie Ponnar
had received rare reviews from the press &
the public alike for its grandeur and