The second official trailer of the upcoming Tamil film "Jigarthanda" is released on 17 July. The film stars Siddharth and Lakshmi Menon in the lead and is all set to release on 25 July. The upcoming musical gangster film is directed by Karthik Subbaraj, known for his film "Pizza" (2012).
The trailer begins with the birthday celebration of Sethu (Bobby Simha) who plays the negative role in the film. The teaser then introduces characters, including Siddharth and Menon. The trailer is already getting popular and the makers are getting appreciation from all over the industry.
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"Jigarthanda" is certified with U/A and is a triangular love story between an aspiring film maker played by Siddharth, an 'Idli' seller played by Lakshmi and Sethu, a gangster played by Bobby Simha. The film is set in the city of Madurai. The team had released the first trailer of the film on 3 March 2014.
"Jigarthanda" went on floors on 12 June 2013 and came to an end on 12 November 2013. Initially, there were many speculations regarding the casting of the film. Later, Menon confirmed the news saying that she will play the role of an 'Idli' seller in Madurai.
The director also later confirmed casting Bobby Simha as a gangster, after seeing his performance as Vattiraja in "Neram." The film will also see Karunakaran, Guru Somasundaram, Prathap Pothen, Soundara Raja and Vinodhini in the lead roles.
"Jigarthanda" is one of the most awaited films of the year and is also listed among the top five Indian films awaited in 2014 by Forbes India.
"Jigarthanda" has nine songs and are composed by Santhosh Narayanan. He had also done the music for Subbaraj's earlier film "Pizza." The music of the film was released on 1 March 2014. Narayanan was praised for his work and the songs were accepted positively by listeners and critics.
The stunt of the film is mastered by Billa Jagan and the choreography is done by Baskar. The sound of the film is done jointly by Vishnu Govind and Sree Sankar. The cinematography is handled by Gavemic U Ary. The script is done by Subbaraj and is jointly produced by S Karthiresan and Shri Meenakshi Creations.