Thillalangadi, the remake of the
popular smash hit Telugu film Kick,
took off today morning at 9:30 am
at AVM Studios as announced earlier.
The inaugural clap was made by Vijay
and director Shankar called the
first shot with Jayam Ravi and Tamanna.
Speaking at the event, Jayam Ravi
said that it is always a pleasure
to work with this elder brother
Jayam Raja because he would take
care of all the issues in the shooting
spot. Recalling his work experience
with late director Jeeva in Dhaam
Dhoom, he said that working with
his cameraman Rajasekar is a nostalgic
experience. The actor also mentioned
that he was happy that Tamanna is
in the film.
Director Jayam Raja said that the
team that he had created for Thillalangadi
had great potential and tapping
it rightly will provide the best
possible results. He revealed that
the father character, which is an
important role in the film, will
be played by Prabhu and Suhasini
will don the make up for the mother’s
role. Shaam, who played the villain
role in the Telugu version, will
play the same role in Thillalangadi.