All you need to know about Iru Mugan
If there is one actor in Tamil cinema who is known for experimenting with his roles, it is Chiyaan Vikram. All of the films Vikram appears in raise the curiosity level of fans. Audiences are sure that he will always have something different to offer. Last year, the handsome actor won the hearts of the audience with his superlative performance in I. This year, the actor will appear Iru Mugan. And it’s safe to say that he is back with a bang! The Kabali fever has just reduced, now moviegoers are looking forward to watching another biggie, and Iru Mugan can be qualified as one of the most awaited films of the year. Initially, the film was reported to release on 2nd September. However reports suggest that the shoot has been postponed to 8th September.
Iru Mugan (which means two-faced) is touted as an espionage thriller. The film will see Vikram play the role of a RAW agent. Sounds interesting right? And there’s another surprise. Vikram will play dual roles in the film. The other role sees Vikram plays the role of a villain, whose distinct body language is effeminate. With silky grey-black locks, a bright monochrome suit, and unmanly voice ‘Love’ (the name of the character) looks like Tamil cinema’s deadly new villain. Is he a transgender? Well, the makers have said there is a unique shade that this character possesses and this will be revealed only in the film. Directed by Arima Nambi fame Anand Shankar, this film has been shot in the exotic locations of Kashmir, Thailand and Malaysia. The high-octane action sequences are going to be the highlight of this action thriller. Popular Bollywood stunt director, Ravi Verma who is known for working with Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan are worked as the action director in the film. It is said that Vikram has performed all the stunts by himself, without using a body double. Wow, that’s some dedication! The team even got special permission to shoot at important locations in Malaysia, that stunned even the locals.
The movie was originally planned to be produced by Kalaipuli Dhanu of V Creations and then later it moved on to the hands of Ayngaran movies before Shibu Thameems of Puli fame took the movie under his company believing in the hero and the script. he also made it possible to bring Nayanthara on board. It should be noted that this is the first movie both Vikram and Nayanthara are seen together.
The Tamil trailer of the film has garnered over 5 lakh views. Not just that, the teaser of the song ‘Halena‘ has also managed to build the curiosity of the audience. The film is creating hype in the Telugu film industry as well. Titled Inkokkadu, the trailer of the film was released by megastar Chiranjeevi. What’s a spy thriller without gorgeous spies? The film features top league actresses Nayanthara and Nithya Menen in leading roles. The stills featuring Vikram and Nayanthara have given us a hint that the oomph factor in the movie is going to high. Vikram’s lubersexual look is also a given bonus. The stunning sky scrapers, a chemical lab and some chase sequences are revealed in promotional contents of the film. The trailer also reveals a mysterious angle. The pupils of Vikram and Nayanthara dilate and they appear to look terrifying. Is this the cause of a chemical reaction? Are they transforming into super humans who will be controlled? We have to wait and watch.