Rumor has it actor-director-singer Arunraja Kamaraj is planning a directorial comeback. His second film will star Udhayanidhi Stalin.
Kamaraj has acted in several films such as Yaanum Theeyavan, Remo, Raja Rani, and Maragadha Naanayam. However, Kamaraj is well known as a singer-lyricist. He has written and sung songs for films like Pokkiri Raja, Kaala and Sarvam Thaala Mayam.
Kamataj is best known for his 2018 film Kaana, which he wrote, directed and penned songs for. Kaana was a grand success. It starred Aishwarya Rajesh
and Sathyaraj. The film revolved around cricket and agriculture. After the release of Kaana, Kamaraj has rather focused on his career as a singer and lyricist.
The latest news is that Kamaraj will be returning to direct his second film. The film will star actor Udhayanidhi Stalin. Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor will be producing the film. Boney Kapoor has produced many Tamil films over the years. The most recent ones being Nerkonda Paarvai and Valimai. The official announcement will arrive soon after the COVID-19 crisis has dealt with.
Kamaraj has recently worked on films such as Asuran and 50/50 as a singer and songwriter. He has also penned a song for the upcoming Vijay starrer Master. It was rumored that the Kaana director will be working with actor Karthi for his second film. However, due to scheduling issues with Kathi’s other projects (Mani Ratnam's ‘Ponniyin Selavan’ and a PS Mithran film), the plan was shelved.
Meanwhile, Udhayanidhi Stalin has recently appeared in the film Psycho directed by Mysskin. The film also starred Aditi Rao Hydari
and Nithya Menen
. He will be appearing in the films Kaanai Nambathey and Angel in 2020.