‘Maayi’, ‘Dhivaan’ fame Surya Prakash is back after a long hiatus and he has directed ‘Athibar’. Jeevan does the male lead and Vidhya Pradeep plays the female lead. Nandha once agian essays role of antagonist after ‘Eeram’. The movie is produced by Benn Consortium Studios (P) Ltd. T.Sivakumar produces this movie under his home banner. Lyrics are penned by Na.Muthukumar and Vivekha. ‘Kanal’ Kannan handles stunt choreography.
The movie is releasing coming Friday and VidhyaPradeep who earlier acted in ‘Saivam’ is expecting this movie a lot. Regarding ‘Athibar’ she says, “I play a bold girl called Sugandhi who fights for her rights and cause. Jeevan despite being an experienced artist, was humble and helpful. While we were shooting a song sequence in Malaysia, I fell sick and he was very patient and understanding when I took time to join the shoots. It was good working with him.” Vidhya has also done a pivotal role in Surya’s ‘Haiku’.