Rahman’s delay upsets SPBPublished: January 29, 2016
The audio launch of ‘Kanithan’ was scheduled to be held at 1 pm on Wednesday. But A R Rahman, the chief guest, did not reach the venue till 3 pm. Following this, S P Balsubrahmanyam, one of the special invitees, left the venue.
As he had a prior commitment to honour, the veteran singer apologised to the organisers and left the place. Later, the Oscar-Grammy winner launched the album composed by Drummer Sivamani, director A R Murugadoss received the first copy.
The film is directed by T N Santhosh, a former associate of Murugadoss, and produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu. Speaking on the occasion, Thanu predicted bright future for Santhosh and said he was extremely talented.
Atharva, who plays a journalist in this action entertainer, said that he was initially apprehensive to accept the role. “But Thanu sir and Santhosh convinced me. I am so happy that the film has come out well,” he said.