Ashwin Kakumanu who acted as a sub inspector in Mankatha and also played a small role in Suriya 7aam arivu is said to be playing an important role in Thala 56 which is directed by Siruthai Siva.
Ashwin has also played as a lead actor in Megha but the film was a failure at the box office. Now the actor is back to playing important roles and Thala 56 is the latest one.
Thala 56 has Shruthi Haasan playing the female lead and she will be seen as a taxi driver in the film. Lakshmi Menon is also playing as a sister to Ajith in Thala 56 and her role is said to be very crucial.