Sakka podu podu raja Lead actor santhanam Heroine vaibhaviSakka Podu Podu Raja is a 2017 Indian Tamil-language action comedy film directed by Sethuraman and produced by VTV Ganesh. The film features Santhanam, Vaibhavi Shandilya and Vivek in the leading roles. Featuring cinematography by Abinandhan Ramanujam and edited by Anthony, the film began production in October 2016. This film is a remake of the 2014 Telugu movie Loukyam, starring Gopichand, Rakul Preet Singh, Sampath Raj, Mukesh Rishi and Brahmanandam REFERENCES.Podu Podu Raja 2017 - Filmibeat". FilmiBeat. "Santhanam next film is again with Vaibhavi Shandilya !". Sify. "Santhanam begins his next film". www.behindwoods.com. 14 October 2016. "Santhanam launches his next film with VTV Ganesh". The Times of India. "Santhanam and Vivek to team up for Sakka Podu Podu Raja". www.behindwoods.com. 2 November 2016.CastSanthanam as SantaVaibhavi Shandilya as YazhiniVivek as DelhiSampath Raj as Bhavani (Yazhini's brother)Narayan Lucky as KarthikSanjana Singh as Hamsa (Delhi's wife)VTV Ganesh as J. Neelakandan, Santa's fatherSethu as SaravanaSharath Lohitashwa as Kasimedu DasSwaminathan as Santa's uncleSurekha Vani as Neelakandan's wifeMayilswamy as VastuPapri Ghosh as YaminiAryan as RaviRobo Shankar as Sathya's henchmanSrinivasan as himselfDaniel Annie PopeRajkumar'Lollu Sabha' AnthonyDivya Ganesh as Yazhini's college friendNiharika as Yazhini's college friendBob ShadyNatraj PillaiAshmithaAbhishekAjmalCell MuruganKanal Kannan in a special appearance as himselfSridhar special appearance in the song "Kalakku Machaan"Dinesh Kumar special appearance in the song "Kalakku Machaan"Nobel Paul special appearance in the song "Kalakku Machaan"Jhony special appearance in the song "Kalakku Machaan"Boopathy special appearance in the song "Kalakku Machaan"ProductionIn October 2016, VTV Ganesh announced that he would finance a film directed by newcomer Sethuraman, which would feature Santhanam and Vaibhavi Shandilya in the lead roles. The film was launched with a small ceremony during the middle of the month and the lead pair in attendance. In early November 2016, it was announced that production had begun and Ganesh had signed on comedian Vivek to play a supporting role, while Sampath Raj and Robo Shankar joined the cast.In November 2016, the team approached A. R. Rahman to work on the film as music composer. After the composer turned down the request, VTV Ganesh also enquired with Anirudh Ravichander before signing on Harris Jayaraj. Later, Santhanam announced that actor STR will make his debut as composer in the film. Sharing the news on his Twitter page on Sunday, Santhanam wrote: "It's my godfather and wonderful human Silambarasan, who is going to compose music for first time for this film 'Sakka Podu Podu Raja'."SoundtrackThere are totally 5 songs in this movie which has been composed by STR, his first movie as composer.No Song Name Singer(s) Lyrics Length1 Kalakku Machaan Anirudh Ravichander Rokesh 3:582 Kadhal Devathai Yuvan Shankar Raja Vairamuthu 6:173 Unakkaga Leon James, Dr. Burn, Andrea Jeremiah Dr. Burn, Vignesh Shivan 4:184 Siru Siru Keerthana Vaidyanathan, Vasudev Krishna Karunakaran 5:285 Vaa Munimma Usha Rajendar, T. Rajendar Madhan Karky 4:35ReleaseAmazon has acquired the digital rights of Sakka Podu Podu Raja Baradwaj Rangan of Film Companion wrote "Santhanam’s latest attempt to position himself as a matinee idol pivots on an utterly original plot: the hero falls for a gangster’s sister. "References "Sakka Podu Podu Raja Tamil Movie, Wiki, Story, Review, Release Date, Trailers,Sakka Podu Podu Raja 2017 - Filmibeat". FilmiBeat. "Santhanam next film is again with Vaibhavi Shandilya !". Sify. "Santhanam begins his next film". www.behindwoods.com. 14 October 2016. "Santhanam launches his next film with VTV Ganesh". The Times of India. "Santhanam and Vivek to team up for Sakka Podu Podu Raja". www.behindwoods.com. 2 November 2016.