Kamal Haasan to attend IIFA for the first time
Southern superstar Kamal Hassan is all set to make his debut appearance at the upcoming IIFA awards to showcase excerpts from his highly anticipated film "Vishwaroop".
The 57-year-old has directed and co-produced the spy thriller, which is being made in both Hindi and Tamil. Excerpts from the film and its first look will be showcased at the 13th IIFA in Singapore, which starts from June 7.
"IIFA is one of the biggest events for the Indian Film Industry. This year is particularly special for my film and me; it is a great opportunity to present my film on such a large and international scale. I look forward to unveiling the first look of 'Vishwaroop' and I am hopeful that it will be well received," Hassan said in a statement.
The Hindi version entitled 'Vishwaroop' will be unveiled on June 8 at the Raffles City Convention Centre, giving world-media key glimpses from the film.
The movie features Haasan in the lead role along with a superstar line up ? Andrea Jeremiah, Rahul Bose, Pooja Kumar, Jaideep Ahlawat, Samrat Chakrabarti, Zarina Wahab and a special appearance by Oscar nominee filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.
Musical trios Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy have composed the film's music and Javed Akhtar has penned the lyrics for the film. PTI