Karthi starrer Alex Pandian, directed by Suraaj, is one of the high budget films of the year. This film will depict Karthi in a new avatar that fans have not seen henceforth. Yes, he will be seen as a complete action hero that audiences are going to cherish watching on the silver screens
. That doesn’t mean that it would be a serious film because the director has included comedy scenes between Karthi and Santhanam to create a laugh riot. In total, Alex Pandian will have some fiery action sequences and amazing comedy scenes.
Director Suraaj has proved already that he is adept in handling comedy flicks and Alex Pandian will ascertain that he is good at directing action flicks as well.
The crux of the story is that Karthi is a happy-go-lucky guy who goes to stay as a guest at Santhanam’s home. Why Santhanam hates Karthi and how he gains too many deadly enemies forms the rest of the story.
Karthi is an actor who works tirelessly to prove his mettle. He has done some daredevil stunt sequences in Alex Pandian without bothering about the risks. The train fight sequence is just an example of his hard work and commitment to excel in his work.
The glamorous Anushka will be seen flexing her muscles to fight the baddies as well. The entire Alex Pandian unit is full of praises for the actress for her punctuality, hard work and cooperation.
Santhanam as Jallikattu champ and Mano Bala as hunter will offer comic relief while Milind Soman plays the menacing villain. Suman and Mahadevan are the other baddies.
Alex Pandian has been shot extensively in Chennai, Mysore, Pondicherry, Hyderabad, Chalakudy and Mumbai. For the train fight sequence alone, the producers have shelled out about 70 lakhs and the audiences will experience the magnificence and intensity of this fight scene when seeing it on the silver screens.
Art director Prabhakar had erected 12 sets for Alex Pandian and all the song sequences have been shot here.
Stunt master Ganesh has included some great chasing sequences and stunts to make it even more thrilling for the action lovers.
Produced by KE Gananvelraja under his banner Studio Green, SR Prakash Babu and SR Prabhu are the joint producers of this film.