Balu Mahendra's role in 'Thalaimuraigal' is very heart touching
Ace cinematographer turned director of good cinema Balu Mahendra has turned actor with Thalaimuraigal.
Produced by Sasikumar’s Company Productions banner, the film has S Sashikumar, Ramya and Master Karthik in lead along with Balu Mahendra in a pivotal role. Music is by Ilayaraja.
The press screening of Thalaimuraigal was held on Tuesday afternoon at Prasad Lab preview theatre. Balu Mahendra who was present at the screening and interacting with journalists, held an impromptu press meet.
Thalaimuraigal is a lovely film that takes you back to your roots. It also highlights the serine life in a village and how new generation should preserve Tamil culture and language.
The veteran broke down when the journalists congratulated him on his performance and making. An emotional Balu broke down and sobbed in relief. It was a very touching moment for all the journalists present at the screening.
Thalaimuraigal releases on December 20, for the Christmas weekend.