The makers of Ajith 59 aka AK59 made a surprise announcement on Monday. The makers announced the title of the film along with the first look poster that took the internet by storm.
The film has been titled Nerkonda Paarvai. Helmed by Vinoth it is a remake of Pink in which Ajith will reprise Amitabh Bachchan’s role of a lawyer. The film also has Vidhya Balan, Shraddha Srinath, Adhik Ravichandran, Arjun Chidambaram, Abhirami Venkatachalam and Andrea Tariang in pivotal roles.
Talking to DTNext, Ajith’s spokesperson said, “The team decided to surprise Ajith’s fans by releasing the title and poster without any prior announcement. The film is progressing at a rapid pace in Hyderabad and Vidya Balan will be joining the sets soon.” He also told us that Ajith is shooting for courtroom scenes in Hyderabad. “He flew to Chennai for a day to celebrate his son Aadhvik’s birthday and left for Hyderabad again to shoot for the remaining portions,” he added. Produced by Boney Kapoor, Nerkonda Paarvai will be Vidya Balan’s debut in Tamil and will have music by Yuvan Shankar Raja. Nirav Shah is operating the camera for the film.