Prabhudheva: Karuppu Raja Vella Raja will be more entertaining than Sholay


After battling kidney-related problems for months, Subhash passed away last November. “When I set up my production company Prabhudheva Studios, my partner wanted me to direct the first film. The film marks Prabhudheva’s return to the role of director in Tamil filmdom after six years. “It’s not easy to bring two popular heroes together. Also read | Karthi, Vishal to star in Prabhudheva’s Karuppu Raja Vella Raja
Asked about his return to direction after a hiatus, he said he was waiting for the right script. “The title is not about colour, but a war between non-violence and violence. He had also penned the story of Shah Rukh Khan-starrer, Chennai Express. Subhash. Actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva says he would like to dedicate his upcoming Tamil directorial Karuppu Raja Vella Raja, which stars Karthi and Vishal in the lead, to the film’s late writer and his friend K. A lot of factors need to be taken into consideration. However, Karthi and Vishal agreed to work together because of the script. This is the fifth film to be produced under our banner. 2017-04-15T18:53:47+00:00″>
Published:April 15, 2017 6:53 pm

Prabhudheva is back to directing in Kollywood with his next film titled, Karuppu Raja Vella Raja. I told him everything is going to be alright. Talking about the project, Prabhudheva clarified that there’s no racial connotation in the title. I would like to dedicate this film to him,” Prabhudheva told IANS. They were really impressed by what Subhash had written,” he said. He is best known for helming Vijayakanth-starrer, 1990 Tamil action film Sathriyan. While Karthi plays an out-and-out entertaining character, you will see Vishal play a slightly different shade. Subhash was very close to me and I thought I wouldn’t get a better script to return to direction,” he said. I wasn’t very keen to back then and I was looking for an interesting script. “When I met him (Subhash) last year, he told me he wasn’t sure if he would be around to see the film. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App now
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd The film also stars Sayyeshaa and has music by Harris Jayaraj. Unfortunately, he left us even before we could start the project. It’s about two friends with two contrasting characters, like Viru and Jai in Sholay, but our film is even more entertaining,” he added.