Velvet Nagaram: Varalaxmi Sarathkumar bags her first female-centric film
Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, whose decision to grab good roles irrespective of whether it is as lead heroine or supporting character, Last year, Varalaxmi was highly appreciated for her performance in films like ‘Vikram Vedha’, ‘Sathya’ and ‘Nibunan’.
After bagging several films including Vijay’s Thalapathy62, Neeya 2 and Kanni Rasi, actress has been now roped in for director Manoj kumar Natrajan’s next which would be her first female-centric film. Touted to be an action thriller flick, it is based on true-life incidents that took place in Kodaikanal and Chennai. The film is titled as Velvet Nagaram.
Talking about this, filmmaker Natrajan said, “The story revolves around the heroine and aperformance oriented character. Varalaxmi portrays the central character who comes to the city to investigate the atrocities meted out to adivasis belonging to Kodaikanal. The subsequent predicament she faces and how intelligently the truth is revealed forms the crux”.
Reports also suggest that the film is based on real-life incidents. The official details regarding the cast and crew of the project are expected soon.