2D Entertainment and Abundantia Entertainment, both of India’s most important content creators and producers, have announced today that they will join hands in the world-acclaimed ‘Soorarai Pottru’ (Brave Praise). Soorarai Pottru Nedumaaran Rajangam or “Maara” is an emotional and impactful story, played by Suriya, which aims to make an ordinary man fly and in the process takes on the most capital intensive industry in the world with his family, friends and tremendous power.
The film was partly inspired by the events in the life of Captain Capt’s creator Air Deccan. GR Gopinath. It was among the top ten Indian films screened in the Best Foreign Language Awards at the 78th Golden Globe Awards and was also nominated for the 93rd Academy Awards. ‘Soorarai Pottru’ made history by being the only Indian film to be ranked third on IMDb’s list of best films, with a score of 9.1, behind two legendary films – Shawshank Redemption (1994) and The Godfather (1972).
While the Hindi for Casting remake is unfinished, the original director Sudha Kongara will also direct the Hindi remake. Abundantia Entertainment directed by Vikram Malhotra and 2D Entertainment directed by Suriya, Jyotika Sadanah and Rajsekar Pandian will star in the Hindi film.
Actress Suriya’s brain, 2D Entertainment believes in harnessing the power of great stories to touch people’s lives, in addition to entertaining. 36 Vayathinii, 24, Ponmagal Vandhal, Kadaikutty Singam, Magalir Mattum and of course Soorarai Pottru’s diverse offer of films is an echo of this feeling. Really aligned creative sensibilities and a passion for cinema make Heaven’s match-made the first of a pleasant collaboration between production companies
Abundant Entertainment constantly strives to focus on listening to inspiring and impactful stories. Their films, like the recently released Vidya Balan star Sherni, Shakuntala Devi, Airlift or Toilet: Ek Prem Katha have always been realistic and impactful in their themes. ‘Soorarai Pottru’ is a film that reflects a similar spirit and essence, and is therefore a great and interesting opportunity for a remake made in Hindi by the production house.
Captain GR Gopinath, founder of Air Deccan, the film’s inspirer, expressed his enthusiasm for telling Hindi now, “When Sudha came up with the idea to tell me the story of my trip, he immediately agreed on the honesty he wanted to make the film and also the opportunity to encourage young entrepreneurs. , especially from rural villages and those with limited resources to delay their dreams and passions.I was overwhelmed by Soorarai Pottru’s response and now I look forward to the Hindi adaptation of the film ”.
Suriya 2D Entertainment actor-producer and creator says: “The love and appreciation for Soorarai Pottru was unprecedented! Ever since I first heard this story I felt that this must have been a panic Indian film because that was the soul of it. It gives me great pleasure to collaborate with Abundantia Entertainment, which has always produced quality content, to tell the inspiring story of Captain Gopinath in Hindi. ”
Vikram Malhotra, Founder and CEO of Abundantia Entertainment, talks about the Alliance and the reconstruction of Hindi with 2D Entertainment. entertain the fans. We are excited to collaborate with Suriya, Jyotika and Rajsekar to bring the magic of ‘Soorarai Pottru’ to a new and larger Indian audience and we hope that our fans will continue to enjoy high quality content. I am also happy to work with Sudha, we believe he is one of the best filmmakers in the country and I can’t wait for fans of his work from all over the world to take this story forward ”.
Director Sudha Kongara added, “I was immediately drawn to the story of Soorarai Pottru, the story of Captain Gopinath, a mischievous adventurer and inspiring entrepreneur who played the new India of the 90’s. I am grateful for all the love we have received so far and hope to tell this unique and amazing Hindi story. “I hope this official re-creation of Hindi achieves the same love as the original.”
Sudha is working with a set of writers on Hindi adaptation scripts.
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