Mohan Babu is making his comeback in acting field and he has been roped in an upcoming movie Soorarai Pottru, which is being directed by Sudha Kongra of Guru fame in which Surya is playing the lead role. Currently the shoot is going on in Chennai. Mohan Babu will be playing the antagonist role in this film starring Suriya and he will be joining the shoot from tomorrow onwards.
The upcoming film of Suriya and Mohan Babu is being bankrolled by Suriya under his home banner 2D Entertainment and is co-produced by Guneet Monga. Recently Guneet confirmed that Suriya 38 will be based on the life of Captain Gopinath of Air Deccan. The film also stars Aparna Balamurali, last seen in Rajiv Menon’s Sarvam Thaala Mayam, as the female lead . GV Prakash Kumar is on the board to compose the music.
The sources say that Suriya was mighty impressed with Sudha Konra’s Irudhi Suttru and expressed interest to collaborate. In early 2017, Sudha Kongra pitched the story idea which Suriya really liked. Since he was busy Singam 3, Thaana Serntha Kootamand Kaappan he had to postpone the project.
On the other-side, Suriya is currently busy with KV Anand’s directorial venture Kaappaan. Touted to be an action-thriller co-starring Mohanlal as the Indian Prime Minister, and Arya playing his son.