- Suriya performs the lead position within the movie, additionally starring Aparna Balamurli
- Soorarai Pottru was the primary Tamil movie to launch on-line amid pandemic
- This movie premiered on Prime Video on November 12 final yr
Tamil movie Soorarai Pottru, starring Suriya and directed by Sudha Kongara, has joined the Oscar race for this yr within the Greatest Actor, Greatest Actress, Greatest Director and lots of different classes. Soorarai Pottru relies on the lifetime of Captain Gopinath, who based price range airline Air Deccan. Suriya performs the lead position within the movie, additionally starring Aparna Balamurli and Paresh Rawal. On Republic Day, the movie’s co-producer Rajsekar Pandian took to Twitter to announce the large information about Soorarai Pottru getting into the Oscar race. He wrote: “Blissful Republic Day! #SooraraiPottru joins OSCARS beneath Common Class in Greatest Actor, Greatest Actress, Greatest Director, Greatest Unique Rating and different classes! The movie has been made obtainable within the Academy Screening Room at present.”
Check out his tweet right here:
Blissful Republic Day! #SooraraiPottru joins OSCARS beneath Common Class in Greatest Actor, Greatest Actress, Greatest Director, Greatest Unique Rating & different classes! The movie has been made obtainable within the Academy Screening Room at present @Suriya_offl#SudhaKongara@gvprakash@TheAcademypic.twitter.com/6Pgem7ZUSy
— Rajsekar Pandian (@rajsekarpandian) January 26, 2021
Final yr, after nationwide lockdown was imposed in India as a result of coronavirus pandemic, Suriya’s Soorarai Pottru grew to become the primary Tamil movie to launch on an OTT platform. And for many who do not know, the Academy Awards organisers final yr allowed the flicks that skipped the large display and premiered on any OTT platform to contend for Oscars 2021. Together with this, the organisers have made a number of different adjustments as a result of to the pandemic, like extending the closing date for Oscar-eligible movies from December 31, 2020 to February 28, 2021. The 93rd Academy Awards, which was about to happen on February 28, has been postponed to April 25.
In Soorarai Pottru, Nedumaran Rajangam (performed by Suriya) fulfills his dream of beginning a price range airline for folks coming from all lessons. This movie premiered on Prime Video on November 12 final yr.
Earlier, speaking about Soorarai Pottru, Suriya informed NDTV: “Captain Gopinath made the widespread man fly for one rupee. When each widespread man wished to fly and it was his dream, to fly the widespread man was Gopinath’s dream. We have put the story in an fascinating method.”
Soorarai Pottru, which acquired constructive opinions from critics after its launch, can also be among the many 10 Indian movies to be screened on the Golden Globes Awards 2021 beneath the Greatest International Movie class.
Suriya’s 2D Leisure Manufacturing #SooraraiPottru directed by #SudhaKongara will likely be screened on the 78th Golden Globe Awards, Jan 2021 at LA @Suriya_offl@gvprakash@Aparnabala2@nikethbommi@goldenglobes#NoelDeSouza@2D_ENTPVTLTD@PrimeVideoINhttps://t.co/8dSKgrVEML
— Rajsekar Pandian (@rajsekarpandian) December 20, 2020
Soorarai Pottru, written by Kongara and Shalini Ushadevi, additionally options Urvashi, Mohan Babu and Karunas.