Tamil film actor Jiiva is working with his father, producer RB Choudary, on his next film titled Varalaru Mukkiyam, the makers said on Tuesday. The family entertainer is supervised by Santhosh Rajan and produced by Choudary under its Super Good movies banner.
The father-son duo previously collaborated on such films as Aasai Aasaiyai in 2003, which marked Jiiva’s acting debut as the lead actor. Some of their other movies are Thithikudhe, Kacheri Arambam and Jilla.
The production house made the announcement on Jiiva’s 37th birthday.
“Our #Production92 starring birthday boy @JiivaOfficial titled #VaralaruMukkiyam. A complete family entertainer full of fun. A #SanthoshRajan Directorial @kashmira_9 @PragyaNagra @DoneChannel1 #HBDJiiva,” read the message on the official Twitter handle of Super Good Films.
A complete fun family entertainer
— Great Movies (@SuperGoodFilms_) January 4, 2022
Jiiva, best known for Keerthi Chakra, Kattradhu Thamizh, Raam and Neethaane En Ponvasantham, among others, is the youngest son of Choudary.
The actor, whose real name is Amar B Choudary, made his Bollywood debut in Kabir Khan’s Sports Drama 2021 83. In the film, based on India’s historic World Cup victory in 1983, Jiiva played the reckless opening batman Krishnamachari Srikkanth for which he received critical acclaim.
Varalaru Mukkiyam also plays Kashmira Pardesi, most popular for her appearance in Akshay Kumara–Vidya Balani‘s Mission Mangal and Pragya Nagra, known for her TikTok videos and Tamil web series Lockdown Kadhal.