Shruti Haasan is also doing the role of a warrior princess like Tamannah did in ‘Baahubali’. She will be seen in never before seen avatar of a warrior princess in director Sunder C’s mega-budgeted trilingual ‘Sangamithra’.
Her first look from the movie was released. She underwent for training for the sword fights in London. Set in the 8th century AD, Sangamithra is directed by Sundar C. The director, well known for rom-coms, will be donning the director’s robes for a historical film for the first time in his career. Apart from Shruti in the lead role, the film also has Arya and Jayam Ravi in the star cast. Oscar winning music composer AR Rahman is on board to compose music for this film. S. Thirunavukarasu has been roped in to crank the camera. Shruti is excited to star in the project and has said that it would be the most challenging role in her career.
Sangamithra is produced by N Ramasamy under his banner Thenandal Studios Limited. It is touted to be one of the most expensive films to be ever made and the producers have earmarked a humongous budget of Rs. 400 crores. The shooting of this film will begin soon after the team returns from the Cannes International Film Festival. Sunder C, husband of actress Khusbu, is known for movies like ‘Sathyame Sivam’, ‘Something Something’ and ‘Kalavathi’, is directing this mega fantasy flick with a reported budget of Rs 250 Cr. The film stars Arya and Jayam Ravi as the male lead.
Source : Via Kollyspy