Maestro Ilayaraja is all set to charm one and all with his mellifluous music in Megha. Ashwin Kakumanu, who was part of Gautham Menon’s Nadunisi Naigal and acted in films like Mankatha and 7Aum Arivu, plays the solo hero Megha.
The film is directed by Karthik Rishi, a former assistant to Subramania Siva. The shooting started in September and the filming is in its final stages now. A newcomer Shrushti plays the heroine while while Jayaprakash, Ravi Prakash, Naren, Meera and Nithya make up the supporting cast. Ashwin is playing a middle class city boy in this Chennai-based story. The songs in Megha has come very well. It will be a special treat from the maestro. There is loads of romance and lots of emotions in Megha. It’s a family entertainer, says the director. The unit has been shooting on some live locations in Chennai for the film.