The shooting of filmmaker Chakri Toleti’s Tamil invasion thriller Kolayuthir Kaalam commenced here on Saturday and actress Nayanthara has joined the sets. YSR Films, one of the producers of the film, tweeted on Saturday: “Our production no 1 ‘Kolayuthir Kaalam’ shooting started in London. Stay tuned for exclusive updates.” The film is loosely based on English indie hit “Hush” – a story of a deaf and mute author who is struggling to complete the climax of her latest novel when she falls prey to a psycho killer.

Nayanthara, too, plays a deaf and mute character. However, it is not known whether she is playing an author or not. The first look poster of the film was released in December last year when the project was officially announced. Yuvan Shankar Raja has been roped in to compose the music. He will co-produce the film with Vashu Bhagnani and Deepshikha Deshmukh. he entire film will be shot in UK. It’s being produced by Vashu Bhagnani’s Pooja Entertainment & films. According to reports, they decided to produce this film as they found the script brilliant. (ALSO READ – Nayanthara declared Most Desirable Woman yet again in a leading poll)

After her successful stint with Horror with Maya, Nayanthara has taken on Dass Ramasamy’s Dora. Then there’s Minjur Gopi’s Aramm where she plays a district collector who looks into the civic problems of her jurisdiction. The first look was out on her birthday as a special gift for all her fans. Her no-nonsense authoritative look was loved by all he fans.The film has reportedly been wrapped up and is gearing up for a release soon. Then there’s Kolaiyuthir Kaalam that narrates a disturbing tale of a young girl. The first look sent shivers down our spine as we saw Nayanthara forcibly cupped by a huge hairy hand. Her pained expression spoke volumes of the turmoil she was going through. Then there’s Imaikkaa Nodigal where she plays a cop who looks into a mysterious kidnapping incident. A district collector, a cop, a journalist and a young girl with a scary past – How much more versatile could it get? And needless to say, we are excited about all these films.

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