We had reported earlier that a set depicting the Mumbai’s slum Dharavi has been erected at a studio in Chennai for Mankatha’s shooting. The unit is busy with the next schedule of work which will be shot in this set.
It has also been confirmed now that for the first time, Ajith and Arjun will be teaming up for Mankatha. Apart from them, Trisha, Lakshmi Rai, Subbu Panchu, Premji Amaren, Mahath, Ashwin, Vaibhav and Jai Prakash are included in the star cast.
Director Venkat Prabhu’s favorite cameraman Shakthi Saravanan once again joins his camp to wield the camera. Praveen Srikanth will edit this film. Kalyan and Shoby are the choreographers and stunts are by Selva.
Vaali and Gangai Amaren have penned the lyrics and Yuvan Shankar Raja has scored the music. Three songs have been completed yet and a popular personality is to be roped in for rendering a song in this film. However, details about this personality are closely guarded till now.
The final schedule of Mankatha will be shot in Mumbai and Hyderabad in February is the additional info from the team.