It’s been 17 years since KK Senthil Kumar turned cinematographer. Both KK Senthil and SS Rajamouli have worked together for few blockbuster movies like Magadheera, Arundhati, Eega and Baahubali. KK Senthil Kumar has earned the reputation of being one of the very few cinematographers who can handle any film, no matter what its scale is. We have seen some top directors and actresses, music directors who charged more remuneration than heroes in some films but everyone is shocked after knowing that the cinematographer- KK Senthil Kumar is taking more remuneration than heroes.
Senthil Kumar has been roped to hand the cinematography of Telugu remake of Tamil hit Kanithan in which Nikhil Siddharth is playing the lead role. According to the latest buzz in the film Industry, Nikhil who was paid a decent Rs 80 Lakhs whereas Senthil took Rs 90 Lakhs as a remuneration for this remake, which has been titled as Mudra. Senthil is the highest paid technician who is working on the remake.
Nikhil will be seen playing the role of journalist Arjun in this film, being helmed by T.N.Santosh. The film is bankrolled by Tagore Madhu It is heard that Shalini Pandey of Arjun Reddy fame is on the board to play the female lead. In its original Tamil version, Catherine Tresa was the leading lady.