Actor Suriya had recently wrapped the shooting of his next film Soorarai Pottru with director Sudha Kongara, who last directed Irudhi Suttru. Aparna Balamurali plays the female lead, veteran Telugu actor Mohan Babu stars in a crucial roles. The music for the film has been composed by GV Prakash.

The lastest news is that Suriya will be rapping in the film’s title song “Maaraa”. The young composer tweeted saying, “Mr.Maara raps … #maaratheme will be rapped by @Suriya_offl sir #sooraraipottru #sudha #arivu”.


The first song of the film has been written by Yegadesi and will be sung by Super Singer title winner Senthil Ganesh who is known for the hit “Chinna machan” song.

Soorarai Pottru a film based on the life of Captain GR Gopinath – founder of the budget airline Air Deccan. Produced by Suriya’s 2D Entertainment, the film marks the southern debut of well-known Bollywood producer Guneet Monga, who will be co-producing this project.

Veteran Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal, who has predominantly played character and comic roles over his three-decade-long career, is all set to make his Tamil debut with this film.

Sudha had pitched the story of Soorarai Pottru nearly three years ago but Suriya couldn’t immediately give his nod because he was occupied with multiple commitments. The project marks Suriya’s first-time collaboration with a female director.

The Singam star also has a project with director Siva in the pipeline and it is most likely to go on the floors later next year. It is said the film will go on floors after Siva completes his film with Superstar Rajinikanth which was announced recently.