Utharavu Maharaja has been shot at a grand scale as we speak. The film stars actor Udhaya in 4 drastically different looks. Almost 45 minutes of the first half of the film has been shot through computer graphics (CG). The CG portions of the film has been shot in an extravagant manner. The team believes that the graphics are at par with high standards . Given that the requirements of the film were such. Almost the entire members of Nadigar Sangam have acted in this project.
Veteran actors like Prabhu, Nasser, Kovai Sarala, MS Bhaskar, Manobala, Sriman, Dhananjayan, Sonia Bose. The film also stars three heroines Priyanka, Sera and Madhumitha doing their debutant in completely different characters in the film. Legendary actress Kutty Padmini has acted after a gap of many years. However there is only one song in the film. Surprisingly, there aren’t any duets in the film.
The script is absolutely unique and will definitely be something to look out for in the industry. Even though the film is a psychological drama, the film also has a thriller angle, comedy elements amongst other elements. The story revolves around an emperor with the story set in a historic period. What is to be lauded is the fact that actor Udhaya has shaved his head for a single shot in the film.
The film has neared its completion. Dubbing portions for the film is also over. Actor Udhaya has shaved his head only to wrap up the films portions before the strike. The film is touted to be a grand affair and the business of the film is also being spoken of in a big way.