- There was a minor fire at Kamal Haasan's Chennai residence
- Kamal Haasan assured fans that he was safe
- His upcoming films are Vishwaroopam 2 and Sabaash Naidu
Here's what Kamal Haasan tweeted:
Thanks to my staff. Escaped a fire at my house. Lungs full of smoke, I climbed down from the third floor. I am safe No one hurt . Goodnight— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) April 7, 2017
Thanks for all the love and concern. Now off to sleep. Good night indeed:)— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) April 7, 2017
Kamal Haasan was last seen in 2015 film Tamil film Thoongaa Vanam, which released as Cheekati Rajyam in Telugu. The actor is currently filming Sabaash Naidu co-starring his daughter Shruti Haasan. Mr Haasan is also directing the film after Balram Naidu stepped down from the director's chair.
This year, Kamal Haasan will also be seen in Vishwaroopam 2 a sequel to his 2013 film Vishwaroopam. The film also stars Shekhar Kapur, Pooja Kumar and Andrea Jeremiah and is also written and directed by Kamal Haasan. In February, Mr Haasan said that the 'bigger obstacles' in the way of the film's release are over and the film is in post-production stage.