Guru Somasundaram’s digital debut with ZEE5, ‘Topless’ goes on floors today
Actor Guru Somasundaram, considered by many to be one of the finest actors of the Tamil film industry after his outstanding performance as Mannar Mannan in the National Award-winning Joker, is set to make his digital debut with ZEE5 by playing the lead in a web series titled ‘Topless’, the shooting of which begins in Chennai today.
A ZEE5 Original in association with director K S Sinish’s Soldiers’ Factory, ‘Topless’ is directed by Dinesh Mohan and features a brilliant star cast including Harish Uththaman (who played the villain in the superhit Vishal-starrer Pandiya Naadu), Arun Alexander (who came up with some exceptional performances as the villain in superhits like Maanagaram and Kolamaavu Kokila), Gokul Anand (who plays the hero of Chennai2Singapore) and Bazak, the producer of Ithu Vethalam Sollum Kadhai.
ZEE5, India’s fastest growing entertainment OTT platform is producing this web series along with Soldiers’ Factory.
This will be the second production of Soldiers’ Factory owned by director K S Sinish, who is well known for having directed the Anjali-starrer Balloon. Soldiers’ Factory is already producing a Tamil film, which will be its first production.
Topless not only has a brilliant cast, it also has some of the finest technicians working on it. The web series will have two cinematographers Vishal Vijayan and Viswesh and have two music directors Amrit Rao and Aravind Venkatesh working on it.
Written by director Dinesh Mohan along with writer Sanmargan, the web series has already created a buzz in the industry and raised expectations!