K-Town is abuzz with reports that Samuthirakani’s next, a horror flick, will have Amala Paul playing the lead role. According to sources, the filmmaker, who is venturing into production for the first time, has roped in the actor for his first project.
The role of a producer will be a new addition to the long list of roles that Samuthirakani has been dabbling in over the last few years.
Though more news is awaited on details of the rest of the cast and crew, venture is supposed to go on floors sometime later this year.
Amala and Samuthirakani worked together on the yet-to-be-released Nimirndhu Nil, which had Samuthirakani as the director. The film, which has been simultaneously made in Telugu, has Jeyam Ravi in the lead role. Janda Pai Kapiraju, the Telugu version, has Nani playing the lead.