Vignesh Shivans next Direct OTT Release gets an Update
Jeya Suriya -
Netflix's Kollywood Anthology Release Date is here.
Netflix, the Californian Behemoth is already streaming 3 OTT films with 4 leading directors in Hindi - Bombay Talkies, Lust Stories and Ghost Stories. Now, as it is a success formula, they worked on the same formula in Tamil and reports started circulating that Vignesh ShivN, Gautham Menon, Vetrimaaran, and Sudha Kongara are directing an anthology for Netflix. Similar to the common theme in Bollywood, Kollywood also has got honour killing as the shared description of this anthology.
It is also reported that Award-winning Actresses Anjali and Kalki Koechlin will impersonate the lead actors in Vignesh Shivan's film. Our sources also suggest that the filmmaker has already coiled up the shoot. Though the shoot was wrapped, due to the lockdown, dubbing and other post-production chores are dallied.
Now, as the OTT is on the rise in the subcontinent, Netflix is proposing to dock the anthology to its streaming portal as soon as possible. Hence, they have asked the respective directors to rush up the pending work.
Our sources suggest now that Vignesh is overseeing the dubbing of his flick and also the Iraivi actress has waxed dubbing her lines for the film. The anthology flick is seen as an important game-changer in the Industry as the direct OTT release has Prakash Raj and Sai Pallavi in focal roles. A birdie from the team also suggests the film is expected to release in August 2020.
Besides the anthology, Vignesh has also bolted the writing of his next Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal featuring Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara, and Samantha in the lead roles.