Directed by newcomer Mohammed
Aslam, a former associate of Ameer, the film has Janani Iyer
of Avan Ivan as the leading lady.
“It is a laugh riot and I can’t wait to see the response of
the audience,” says the actor. The story is set against the
backdrop of Erode, the textile capital of Tamil Nadu.
“Though it is a hilarious film, Paagan comes with a
beautiful message,” says Srikanth, adding: “Aslam is a real
taskmaster and I am sure he will go places in Kollywood.”
Srikanth, who was part of hit movies such as Roja Koottam
and April Madhathil, was not active on screen for some time
till the multi-starrer Nanban, directed by Shankar, happened
earlier this year.