The muhurat and shooting of Silambarasan’s next began this morning with much fanfare at the AVM Studios in Chennai at around 9:30 am. Meeting the press later, the film crew said that the film has been titled Osthi.
Osthi is the remake of the Hindi smash hit Dabangg which starred Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha. In the Tamil version, STR and Richa Gangopadhyay will essay the main roles. ‘Jithan’ Ramesh, Revathy, ‘Nizhalgal’ Ravi and several others are included in the star cast.
Dharani will direct this flick and Gopinath will handle the camera. Art direction is by Mani Raj and Thaman is the music director.