Sunny Leone learns horse riding, sword fighting for debut flick in Tamil

Sunny Leone, who will be making her debut in Tamil cinema with the historical film Veeramahadevi, has learnt horse riding to play the lead character of Veeramahadevi.

The actress posted a video of her riding her horse on Twitter, saying, “Practice ride with this beautiful animal before shooting #veeramadevi. (D)did my own riding and stunts for this first look shoot!”

The film, which is being produced by Ponse Stephen, is being directed by V C Vadivudaiyan, who is known for his earlier film, Thambi Vettothi Sundaram, which was based on a real life rowdy sheeter down south.

Sources say that Sunny has also learnt sword fighting for her role in the film, which has music by Amrish Ganesh. Her trainers for sword fighting were from Mumbai, sources say and add that the film will have at CG scenes for at least an hour.

Actor Navdeep plays the villain in the film, for which Sunny is believed to have given a call sheet of 150 days.