Finally the name of Suriya’s action thriller with K V Anand has got a name. Even though the title “Uyirkaa” had received the maximum vote in a poll conducted by the director, “Kaappaan” was chosen unanimously by the team. But there is a small backstory behind the reason which made the team to chose “Kaappaan” over other titles.
Few days after the launch of this film, director had given small bytes regarding the story line of this film. He had revealed that Suriya’s character will be protecting something valuable from getting into the wrong hands. Taking his statement into account “Kaappaan” which translates into protector suits perfectly for the character as well as for the film.
Happy Newyear! #Suriya37Title . #Kaappaan is on a mission to save you. @Suriya_offl @Jharrisjayaraj @prabaka47900101 @msprabhuDop @editoranthony @vairamuthu @KiranDrk @dhilipaction @KabilanVai @gnanakaravel @aditi1231 @prathool @LycaProductions pic.twitter.com/eXRg3f9tvs
— anand k v (@anavenkat) December 31, 2018
Kaappaan marks the third collaboration between Suriya, KV Anand and music director Harris Jayaraj after 2009’s blockbuster Ayan and 2012 release Maatraan. Apart from Suriya ,the movie has veteran Malayalam actor Mohanlal in the role of Prime Minister. Arya, Sayyesha, Boman Irani and Samuthirakani forms the rest of the cast. KV Anand and team has already finished 70% of shoot. Next schedule of the film will start from January 19th. Breaking his rule of one film at a time, Suriya is simultaneously shooting for Selvaraghavan’s NGK and Kaappaan.NGK,which is currently in its final schedule might be scheduled for a summer release.