This Article is From Sep 23, 2013

Vikram shaves head for Ai

Vikram shaves head for Ai

Vikram has also lost a lot of weight for the movie

Highlights

  • Actor Vikram is giving his role everything he can in upcoming Tamil romantic-thriller Ai. After losing nearly 15 kg for the movie, he has now shaved his head to shoot a crucial portion of the film.
  • The film has been on floors for over a year now.
  • Vikram gave his first public appearance with a clean shaven head on Saturday, September 21 at the centenary fete of Indian cinema.
  • "He (Vikram) shaved his head recently to shoot some important scenes in the film. He had spent a lot of time undergoing physical change for his role. Audiences are in for lot of surprises from this film as Vikram dons multiple looks in it," a source said.
  • Vikram had earlier gone bald for Tamil romantic-tragedy Sethu, which was later made again in Hindi as Tere Naam.
  • He has earlier undergone physical variations for Tamil films such as Anniyan and Pithamagan.
  • "He had never lost so much weight for any of his films. He has undergone unbelievable physical transformation for Ai," the source added.
  • Ai is being directed by Shankar. It also features Amy Jackson, Santhanam, Suresh Gopi, Upen Patel and Ramkumar Ganeshan in important roles. Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman is composing tunes for the film.
Chennai: Actor Vikram is giving his role everything he can in upcoming Tamil romantic-thriller Ai. After losing nearly 15 kg for the movie, he has now shaved his head to shoot a crucial portion of the film.

The film has been on floors for over a year now.

Vikram gave his first public appearance with a clean shaven head on Saturday, September 21 at the centenary fete of Indian cinema.

"He (Vikram) shaved his head recently to shoot some important scenes in the film. He had spent a lot of time undergoing physical change for his role. Audiences are in for lot of surprises from this film as Vikram dons multiple looks in it," a source said.

Vikram had earlier gone bald for Tamil romantic-tragedy Sethu, which was later made again in Hindi as Tere Naam.

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He has earlier undergone physical variations for Tamil films such as Anniyan and Pithamagan.

"He had never lost so much weight for any of his films. He has undergone unbelievable physical transformation for Ai," the source added.

Ai is being directed by Shankar. It also features Amy Jackson, Santhanam, Suresh Gopi, Upen Patel and Ramkumar Ganeshan in important roles. Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman is composing tunes for the film.