CV Kumar, the man behind small investment- big returns superhits like pizza, Soodhu Kavvum, madras, etc in his Thirukumaran Entertainments banner, turned a director with his debut venture Maayavan released in 2017 alongside Aruvi with a unique sci-fi script.
Featuring young tollywood star sundeep kishan and the pretty babe lavanya tripathi as the lead pair, Maayavan dealt with memory transfer and had the talented supporting actor balaji -Latest Updates, Photos, Videos are a click away, CLICK NOW'>daniel balaji and bollywood hero jackie shroff in vital roles. The movie though opened with decent expectations was a flop.
Now unfazed by the failure, CV Kumar is back with his second directorial titled Gangs of madras, which will be a violent, raw thriller based on the lives of gangsters in chennai, and will feature Velu Prabhakaran, Daniel balaji, and Aadukalam Naren. During a recent interaction, he revealed that trisha was the first choice for the female lead and she denied citing the violent nature of the movie and the female lead has to be a rape victim who takes revenge on the criminals. The actress has a pile of movies under her kitty and her next release will be 'Paramapatham Vilayaatu'.