A film that is carrying massive expectations ever since it was announced a few days back, the upcoming Dhanush and Karthik Subbaraj project being produced by Y Not Studios is currently being shot shooting in London. Planned to be filmed completely in the United Kingdom, the project has been tentatively titled D40 with the makers now officially announcing that National Award-winning Malayalam actor Joju George and Kalaiyarasan of Kabali, Madras and Airaa fame have been cast in vital supporting roles. 

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Dhanush had initially announced he would be joining hands with director Karthik Subbaraj in 2016 with both of them subsequently going on to be held up with their subsequent projects. The upcoming project is said to be a gangster thriller and will mark Dhanush’s next in the genre after his spectacular performances in hits like Pudhupettai and Vada Chennai. Director Karthik Subbaraj too will be looking to hit the bullseye once again after his blockbuster, Petta, with ‘Superstar’ Rajinikanth earlier this year. D40 includes plenty of talented names among whom include Malayalam actress and Mayaanadhi fame Aishwarya Lekshmi playing the female lead and Super Deluxe fame Ashwanth Ashok Kumar in a supporting role with music being composed by Santhosh Narayanan, cinematography by Shreyaas Krishna, editing by National Award winner Vivek Harshan, art direction by Vinoth Rajkumar, stunts by Anbariv, choreography by M Sherif and Baba Baskar, costume design by Praveen Raja D, make-up by Sabari Girison and sound design by Vishnu Govind and Sree Sankar.

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