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Marconi Mathai: Jayaram on how Vijay Sethupathi came on board

Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi is all set to make his debut in Malayalam with the Jayaram starrer Marconi Mathai. He has already finished shooting his portions. Jayaram who saw his work was all praise for him. 

In an interview with a daily, Jayaram said, “The movie has a humane story at its core and Vijay’s done his portions so well. He evokes genuine emotions through his performance.” 

He also talked about the Vijay Sethupathi being a part of his film. He stated, “I have always maintained and cherished the friendships in the film industries I have worked in and that’s probably why people agree to be part of my films when I request them. Kamal Haasan did Four Friends for free in 2010 when I asked him.Similarly, when the makers of the Marconi Mathai said that it would a great addition to the film if we could get someone like Vijay Sethupathi, I narrated the theme to him. He said that a lot of people had approached him earlier, but he liked this subject a lot and that’s why he decided to do the film."

Jayaram too has worked in other language films. He is said to be teaming with Allu Arjun for a Telugu film directed by Trivikram Srinivas. You can check out the post right here. 

For more update from Malayalam cinema stay tuned to Box Office India.


-Manisha Karki 

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