Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman will be reuniting with star hero Kamal Haasan after a long gap of 19 years. Rahman will be composing music for Kamal’s upcoming political thriller, Thalaivan Irukindraan. The last Kamal’s film to which Rahman composed the music was Thenali.
Rahman himself announced the news but he didn’t reveal the movie’s name. He tweeted, “Happy and excited to collaborate with the one and only @ikamalhaasan himself on a magnum opus… Watch this space for more @RKFI @lycaproductions #RKFI #lycaproductions.”
Kamal ended up the suspense by revealing the movie name as well. He tweeted back to Rahman saying, “Thanks ARR for strengthening the team with your participation. Very few projects feel good & right even as we develop it. Thalaivan Irukkindraan is one such. Your level of excitement for the project is very contagious. Let me pass it on to the rest of our crew @RKFI @LycaProductions”
Popular production house Lyca Productions will be bankrolling this movie. Rest of the details regarding the director and the lead cast will be announced soon. The regular shoot may commence from October.