Amitabh to make Tamil film debut

Friday 31st August 2018 07:56 EDT

Bollywood's reigning king Amitabh Bachchan is all set to make his debut in the Tamil film industry, with bilingual film 'Uyarndha Manidhan', also starring SJ Suryah. The film was announced at an event in Chennai last week. Suryah shared a small video of Superstar Rajinikanth unveiling the title poster of the film that will be helmed by Tha Tamilvaanan.

He tweeted, “Feeling blessed my hindi debut is with the ever green Indian superstar @SrBachchan … thx to God and UYARNDHA MANIDHAN (tamil/hindi) bilingual …. thx to our super star @rajinikanth blessing us with this welcoming video …”. The video also featured a congratulatory message from Rajinikanth saying, “My friend Amitabh Bachchan acting in a Tamil film is a matter of pride for the entire film industry. And I'm also happy for SJ Suryah who will enter the Hindi film industry with this film. I wish them all the best.”

The movie will be shot in Hindi and Tamil, marking Bachchan's Tamil debut and Suryah's debut in Bollywood.

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