Popular Malayalam actor Tiny Tom is making his Tamil debut with the film Operation Arapaima. Directed by Prash, this film features senior actor Rahman as the lead. Tom himself has revealed the news through a Twitter post.
"Thank u director Prash for introducing me into Tamil movie industry opposite to Rahman sir thank u my lovers," tweeted Tom the other day. Tom started off his career as a mimicry artist and attained popularity through the television shows. Films like Beautiful, Housefull, Salala Mobiles and n International Local Story brought fame to him among the Malayalam audiences. Now, he is all set to test his luck in Tamil.
According to the sources, Tom is playing the role of a transgender in Operation Arapaima. Touted to be a thriller, this film features Abhirami as the female lead. The first look poster got released a few days back and received a good response from the audience. After Dhruvangal Pathinaru, Rahman is eyeing to score yet another hit with this film. It went on floors more than two years ago and finally wrapped up the shoot in August last year. Now, the makers have completed the post-production works as well and are looking for a suitable date for the release.