After a long gap Tamil film buffs can get to see actor Madhavan who was one of the leading heroes of the last decade. Madhavan will be acting as a boxer in a film tentatively titled as ‘Irudhi Chutru’ that will be directed by Sudha, K.Prasad, a former assistant to Mani Ratnam who debuted as a director with the film ‘Drohi’. .
Madhavan has reportedly reduced 15 kilos of his body weight and he has worked hard to get a tough look to suit in the character. Sources also reveal that the ‘Minnale’ actor underwent special Boxing classes in USA.
Some media reports suggest that the film is the biopic on veteran boxer Muhammed Ali but the news has not been confirmed yet. However reliable sources reveal that the cast of the film will include some real life boxers.
The film is expected to go on floors on July 7. Madhavan was last seen in Tamil in the film ‘Vettai’ that released in 2012.