Cyclone helped Mani Ratnam

Posted : November 4, 2012 at 10:20 am IST by ManaTelugu
Cyclone Nilam had many people homeless and foodless. It even killed few people in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu but one person was able to encash this hurricane.

When the cyclone stormed, Mani Ratnam made use of Nilam and  shot some vital scenes which he actually had to shoot in such climatic settings. Sources say that Mani Ratnam and his crew shot some scenes near Kasimedu and Royapuram surroundings in the cyclone.

Aravind Swami, who is playing an important role in the film confirmed this news by sharing on his micro blogging site. “Awesome experience of shooting in cyclonic weather in the sea for a sequence in Kadal,” (sic) he posted. Kadal is set in the backdrop of the lives of fishermen.The film features debutant Gautham Karthik, son of actor Karthik and debutant Thulasi Nair, daughter of Radha in the lead roles. The film will be a dubbed Telugu release as Kadali.