Prabhu Deva-Tamannaah starrer Devi(L) finally gets a release date on 9 September. Directed by Vijay of Deiva Thirumagal fame, the movie is said to be a horror-thriller. Sonu Sood of Arundhati fame is also part of the cast. Amy Jackson and bollywood director-choreographer Farah Khan are reported to have made cameo appearances.
Reports confirm that Tamannaah will be seen in the role of a movie star in the film. According to a ToI report, there’s a nice twist to how she becomes an actress, and the horror angle in the movie will take the audience by surprise.
The trilingual movie will be released in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu. It’s titled Abhinetri in Hindi and Telugu. It was recently reported that Amala Paul’s brother, Abijith Paul, will make his debut in the movie as the lead antagonist. Devi(L) is produced by Prabhu Deva, Kona Venkat and MVV Satyanarayana and has music by GV Prakash Kumar and Sajid-Wajid.
After the teaser was released on 17 June, the movie has garnered a lot of attention on social media.
Watch the teaser here: Devi(L) teaser
This movie marks actor Prabhu Deva’s comeback after 10 years to Kollywood. Although he was seen in a directorial role in movies like Pokkiri, Villu, Engeyum Kaadhal, he was awol on the acting front. He did cameo roles in these movies. He was also active in Bollywood, directing successful movies like Rowdy Rathore, Singh is Bling etc. He was last seen acting in the two-part Hindi dance drama ABCD-2.
Meanwhile, actress Tamannaah was last seen in Karthi starrer, Thozha. The actress has a slew of movies lined up for release. Along with Devi(L), the actress will also be seen in Dharmadurai starring Vijay Sethupathy and Kaththi Sandai starring actor Vishal. The actress is also playing an important role in the historical fiction, Baahubali-2
Recently, a dance video of Tamannaah shot during the dance rehearsal of Devi(L), went viral on Twitter. Watch the video here:
— Tamannaah Bhatia (@tamannaahspeaks) July 2, 2016