‘Chennai Singapore’ is a Kollywood feature film, which is backed by Media Development Authority, Singapore and produced by Comic Book Films India Private Limited.
Set predominantly in Singapore, the film tells the tale of the protagonist who travel from Chennai, to Singapore in search of better job opportunities.
During the time spent in Singapore, he falls in love a Chennaite who resides in Singapore. Then, begins a fun and emotional roller-coaster ride. This movie features a combination of key players in both the Singapore film industry and Kollywood.
Currently, the progress first schedule of the film is being filmed in and around Chennai. The crew will begin their next schedule in Singapore, October 2014.
Sathya, who has been the talking point of the industry thanks to film, Amarakaviyam which was produced by his brother, Arya, plays the lead in this film. He will be paired opposite Hebah Patel, the pretty girl who played second lead in the film Thirumanam Enum Nikkah.
Ghibran, who has been topping the charts with his hit numbers from Thirumanam Enum Nikkah, Amarakaaviyam and Run Raja Run is set to spin his magic for this film. This will be the second time Sathya and Ghibran are will work together in a movie, Amarakaaviyam being the first. National award winner Praveen KL is the editor of the film and Mukesh, (‘Andhra mess’ fame) will handle the camera.
Directed by debutant, Abbas Akbar, the film is slated for release, early 2015. With this production, it is hoped that Singapore will be a key destination in the future for many more Kollywood ventures.
MALE LEAD SATHYA
FEMALE LEAD HEBAH PATEL
EDITING PRAVEEN KL
STORY & DIRECTION ABBAS AKBAR