Kollywood actor Dhanush is all set to make a debut in the Malayalam film industry as a producer with action hero Tovino Thomas in the lead role.
According to an entertainment website, Dhanush was looking for the right script in Malayalam to make his first move. The film is said to be a dark comedy which will be directed by Dominic Arun of Mrithyumjayam fame.
Tovino Thomas will play the lead role. According to the reports, Neha Iyer, a Mumbai-based model-actor will be making her acting debut as a leading lady with this film. Other details of the remaining cast and crew are still under wraps. The official announcement on the same is expected soon.
Dhanush's production house Wunderbar Movies has already produced National-award winning films like Kaaka Muttai and Visaaranai. He is also bankrolling superstar Rajinikanth’s next film, to be directed by Pa.Ranjith.
Besides producing films, Dhanush will also be making his debut as a director with Power Paandi, which is scheduled to hit the screens on April 14.
On the acting front, he is finishing up his parts for his upcoming Tamil film VIP 2, which is directed by his wife Soundarya Rajinikanth and also has Bollywood actor Kajol playing the role of an antagonist.