Siddharth is all smiles. His Jigarthanda released last week has raked in huge revenue at the box office. Also it managed a positive review from critics and audience. Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the musical gangster film featured Siddharth, Lakshmi Menon, Simha, Karunakaran, Ambika among others. Music was by Santosh Narayanan.
‘It has proved again that audience are receptive to novelk themes and hard work never fails. Karthik Subbaraj had tremendous faith in his script. We all did what he wanted us to perform on screen. A victory that we all share. Never seen such positive reviews for a film in the recent past’, he says.
After the success of Theeya Velai Seyyanum Kumaru, we began Jigarthanda. Waiting in the wings are Kaviya Thalaivan and Tamil remake of Kannada hit Lucia. Kaviya Thalaivan is special for it is helmed by Vasantabalan and music is by A R Rahman. I share screen with Prithviraj, he adds.