How did the ace director Mahendran agreed to don the villain role in Vijay starrer Theri. The crew has now revealed the reason.
Atlee has now directed a film titled Theri which has Vijay, Samantha, Amy Jackson, Nainika and Rajendran in the cast. G V Prakash has composed the music while George C Williams has handled the camera. Dhanu has produced this high budgeted film.
Veteran director Mahendran has donned the role of villain in this Vijay starrer. Director Mahendran’s dialogue and his appearance has enthralled the people.
When asked one of the crew members that how was it possible to make Mahendran act in this film, he said, “ When Vijay gave his nod for Theri, Atlee was in an intensive thought that who could be casted as villain. He wanted a person who has so far not donned the villain role in Tamil cinema.
At that juncture, he had seen a video interview of director Mahendran. Atlee felt that he would be the better choice. Immediately he shared his thought with producer Dhanu. Dhanu phoned Mahendran and told him that he sending Atlee to him for a story narration. Atlee met him and told Mahendran,” First I will narrate the whole story. You can do the role you like. If you don’t like anything just tell me how the story was.”
Atlee narrated the whole story in 2 ½ hours. After listening to the whole story, Mahendran said that he will do the villain role. His acting will be in such a way that no one can even guess.