Priya Prakash Varrier is not part of Suriya’s next, clarifies KV Anand
It’s a well-known fact that director KV Anand and Suriya are once again teaming up for a Tamil film. Rumour mills were abuzz with the news that the recent Malayalam sensation Priya Prakash Varrier has been cast opposite Suriya. Reports also suggested that Varrier was one of the female leads of the film.
Now, the director has himself has clarified that he hasn’t even approached Priya for the film. Anand also said that he’s looking for a big heroine to play Suriya’s love interest. The yet-untitled film is currently in its pre-production stage and the shoot is expected to commence later this year.
To be produced by Lyca Productions, music composer Harris Jayaraj is reuniting with KV Anand and Suriya for this project. The film will be written by Pattukottai Prabhakar and is likely to release next year.
Meanwhile, Suriya is presently shooting for ‘NGK’, which is being directed by Selvaraghavan. Produced by Dream Warrior Pictures, it also stars Sai Pallavi and Rakul Preet Singh in lead roles. ‘NGK’ is all set to release on Diwali this year.