One for youth

Visual effects expert Rajeev, who worked in several films will be wielding the megaphone for the first time. His maiden directorial venture is titled Ayalaan. Lagubaran of Rattinam fame is playing the lead role. A newcomer Riya plays the female lead. Robo Shankar is the comedian. Ganesh and Janaki are also in the cast. Speaking about the film, the director says, ‘ It is a story that reflects real-life incidents. Something which affects the livelihood of five lakh youngsters form the crux’.

Music is by Bavan, while camera is N S Rajesh Kumar. Produced by Karumari, the shooting for the movie is on at hectic pace.