Bollywood and Television actor Ronit Roy will make his Tamil debut with a crucial role in Jayam Ravi’s upcoming film which will be directed by Lakshman. Just days after it was announced that Nidhhi Agerwal will make her Tamil debut via this project, news concerning Ronit being signed has surfaced.
“Ronit has been signed to play the antagonist. He will be seen in an exceedingly powerful negative role and therefore the scenes between him and Ravi will be one in all the most important highlights of the film. Ronit Roy is anticipated to join the sets from the last week of June,” a source from the unit told to the media.
This will be Ronit’s second southern outing as he has already marked in Telugu film Jai Lava Kusa leading Jr. NTR.
Ravi, who was last seen playing a police officer with an obsession for technology in Adangamaru, will be seen playing a farmer in this film. The whole project is tipped to be set against a village backdrop and Ravi will be seen in a very completely different avatar.
Talking with the media, Lakshman had said: “Unlike in his previous twenty-four films, the actor will be giving it back to the society with this film. it's an agriculture-based subject, and he will be playing a farmer. There'll be a social message, on the lines of Shankar sir’s films.”
The project, which is able to be Ravi’s 25th film, can endure the floors from June 15. While the makers are yet to formally announce rest of the cast and crew, D. Imman has been roped in to compose music.
Meanwhile, Ravi has simply committed shooting for Komaali leading Kajal Aggarwal and Samyuktha Hegde. Ravi conjointly plans to start work on Thani Oruvan two later this year. The project marks his reunion along with his brother Mohan Raja.
“Just like the first half, Thani Oruvan 2 will have a similar premise of a social scenery. It’ll be a fascinating cat and mouse adventure story between the protagonist and antagonist,” Raja had aforementioned in an exceeding statement.