SANGILI BUNGILI KADHAVA THORAE’, which is being presented by Fox Star Studios and produced by Atlee under the banner ‘A for Apple’ stars Jiiva, Sridivya & Soori and its first look and teaser will be launched this week. The film is directed by debutant Ike, the grandson of Nadigavel M. R. Radha and a former associate of director Priyadarshan. Ike was also a part of the direction team for Kamal Haasan’s ‘Vishwaroopam’ and its sequel.
SBKT also has ‘Datuk’ Radha Ravi and Radhika Sarathkumar in crucial roles and has an ensemble cast including Thambi Ramaiah, Kovai Sarala, ‘Naan Kadavul’ Rajendran, Mayilsamy, Devadarshini and Ilavarasu.
Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios says “We are delighted to have partnered with Atlee for his first film as a producer. We have had a fantastic partnership with Atlee on his debut film ‘Raja Rani’, and are proud to have backed such a talented and gifted film maker. In our endeavors to back new and exciting talent, we along with Atlee are happy to back Ike’s vision, and are confident that audiences will love ‘SANGILI BUNGILI KADHAVA THORAE’ – a film we are very proud of!.”
Atlee, who’s currently shooting his next film with Vijay adds, “I am indeed delighted that ‘SANGILI BUNGILI KADHAVA THORAE’ is my first production as it’s a wholesome family entertainer. It’s a privilege to produce this film for the company through which I had made my debut as a director. I am proud to introduce Ike as a director in this film, and can promise that he is going to go a long way in our industry.”
“Sangili Bungili Kadhava Thorae is a wholesome family entertainer in the horror-comedy genre, which will be loved by all sets of audiences. I feel proud to be associated with Atlee’s A for Apple and Fox Star Studios in my very first film. Though this is the season of horror-comedy, I am quite confident that our SBKT will stand out from other such films, in which both my Uncle Radha Ravi and Aunt Radhika Sarathkumar have played crucial roles. For the first time Jiiva and Sridivya have paired up for a Tamil film and I am sure that the audiences will love their onscreen chemistry” says director Ike.