Director Suseenthiran’s upcoming film, Kennedy Club, features real-life women Kabaddi players as a part of its star-cast.
Now, what is interesting is that these players-cum-actresses have won the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Trophy!
These actresses have not only won the tournament trophy but along with it, they have won a cash prize of 12 Lakh Rupees as well.
The story of Kennedy Club is based on a women’s Kabaddi Team. It features actors Sasikumar and Bharathiraja in important roles. The film was shot across prominent cities in India. Some of the important schedules were held in Dindugal, Pazhani and Ottanchaththiram.
In addition, some of the portions have been filmed in director Susienthiran’s native place of Kannampatti near Pazhani. Sources say the film is on the verge of completion and that the final schedule is being held in Villupuram.
The film has 7 real-life women players from Tamil Nadu’s most celebrated and famous ‘Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu’, who always look high upon Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Trophy that is worth Rs. 12,00,000. The Tournament is held every year with matches happening between districts and the final winners are honoured with this trophy and big money.
Kennedy Club has music by D Imman. R.B. Gurudev is handling its cinematography. The film is being produced by Thai Saravanan for Nallusamy Pictures.