Director Santhosh P Jayakumar, who is known for his adult comedy entertainers like Hara Hara Mahadevaki, Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu, Irandam Kuththu, is all set for his next outing. According to the latest information from our reliable sources, Santhosh P Jayakumar's next directorial venture will star Prabhu Deva in the lead role and the film is said to be in the pre-production stages. We are informed that this film will be bankrolled by S Vinod Kumar under the banner of Mini Studios. Vinod is currently producing the Vishal - Arya starrer, Enemy directed by Anand Shankar. An official announcement regarding the project is expected to be made very soon.

From what we hear, it looks like an interesting project is on cards and let us keep our fingers crossed and wait for the official updates. Santhosh P Jayakumar's last release was Irandam Kuththu, the sequel of Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu. The film released in theatres for last year's Diwali festival, opening to mixed reviews from the general audience. We will have to wait for a few more months to know about the genre of his new film with Prabhu Deva.

Prabhu Deva's next release in Tamil cinema will most likely be Pon Manickavel, directed by AC Mugil. Pon Manickavel is expected to have a direct OTT release on the Disney Hotstar platform and an official announcement regarding the same is awaited. Pon Manickavel is an action drama in which the legendary dancer turned actor will be seen playing a cop. Prabhu Deva has also completed the shooting and waiting for the release of movies like Yung Mung Sungh, Thael, Oomai Vizhigal.

Prabhu Deva is also working on Bagheera which is directed by Adhik Ravichandran of Trisha Illana Nayanthara fame. Bagheera is expected to showcase Prabhu Deva in a new dimension and the teaser of the film set high expectations among the fans. Details regarding the release plans of Bagheera are yet to be known.