With Bajrangi Bhaijaan there is one more movie releasing in Tamil Cinema or Kollywood, which would be nothing less than the Salman Khan starrer down South. After all the film ‘ Maari ’ stars Dhanush in the lead who through is acting now often reminds us of his father-in-law Superstar Rajnikanth.
Here we share everything about this Action Comedy Tamil Film starting from the Star Cast
Dhanush as Maari
In the movie, Dhanush aka Maari will be seen as a person who is involved in pigeon racing. If you remember, he played a similar role in 2011 film Aadukalam where he was into rooster fights. Earlier, it was rumored that Dhanush will be playing the role of a tailor. In addition, it was also said he would essay the role of a local chieftain.
Kajal Aggarwal as Sridevi
Famous Telugu and Tamil actress is roped in to play the role of Sridevi in the film. Though she was signed in the very beginning she joined the sets only later in November. This is her first Tamil film in the year 2015. Kajal Aggarwal has also done two films in Bollywood – Singham and Special 26 seen with Ajay Devgn and Akshay Kumar respectively. She is also shooting for another upcoming Hindi Film Do Lafzon Ki Kahani opposite Randeep Hooda.
Kajal Aggarwal Is Dating a Mumbai Based Businessman
Kajal Aggarwal was always linked to popular Telugu star Prabhas (who you will see as a lead actor in the upcoming 250 crore movie Baahubali), However, the two kept on denying. Now it is heard that Kajal is dating a Mumbai based businessman. Buzz is that Kajal has got the approval of her parents too. If rumors are to be believed once she finishes her projects, she will marry her beau soon.
Other cast includes Vijay Yesudas as Arjun Kumar, Robo Shankar and Kaali Venkat.
Here’s the Trailer of the Film Maari
The Team –
The Director – Balaji Mohan
Maari is directed and written by Balaji Mohan. Just 28, Balaji is an engineering dropout who decided to follow his passion by discontinuing his studies to attend courses and workshop in film making. He is also a writer and writes short film. Earlier in 2012, he had written and directed Rom-Com Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Yeppadi followed by another one Vaayai Moodi Pesavum in 2014.
The Producers ,The Budget and the Filming
The Budget of the Film is 25 Crore, It is produced by Listin Stephen, R. Sarathkumar and Raadhika Sarathkumar. The film’s casting, story line was finalized in January 2014. The production Company is Magic Frames and Wunderbar Films. The shooting was done in two locations – Chennai and Tuticorin.
Maari’s music is composed by none other than Anirudh Ravichander. What’s more, the hit Jodi of Kolaveri di also came together to create the same magic in Maari by singing ‘Maari Thara Local’. The tracklist of the film comprises of 5 songs and 1 theme songs, out of which Dhanush has lend his voice for 3 songs. In addition he has written 3 songs. The soundtrack of Maari was released on 7th June and within 10 minutes of its release, Maari album grabbed No. 1 position in iTunes India.
You Can Stream and Download all the 6 Songs with Lyrics from here