Filmmakers Pushkar & Gayatri delivered one of the biggest critical and commercial successes in 2017 with the action thriller blockbuster, Vikram Vedha, starring ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi and Madhavan in the lead roles alongside Shraddha Srinath, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Kathir in vital supporting roles. The director duo had previously made notable films namely Oram Po and Va - Quarter Cutting in the comedy genre.

Madhavan Vijay Sethupathi Shraddha Srinath Varalaxmi Sarathkumar Vikram Vedha

Meanwhile, Pushkar & Gayatri are now taking on a new avatar and have become producers for an upcoming venture to be directed by Halitha Shameem of the upcoming Sillu Karuppatti fame.

Pushkar & Gayatri have been announced to be the creative producers of the film, Aelay, which is a joint collaboration between Y Not Studios and Wallwatcher Films, and will see Samuthirakani and Kaala fame Manikandan in the lead roles. It must be noted that the two actors have previously collaborated with Halitha Shameem in Sillu Karuppati, which is gearing up for a release soon. 

Aelay movie shooting spot Samuthirakani

A neo-realistic comedy, Aelay has begun filming starting today (03.05.2019) and is being presented by Reliance Entertainment with music by Kaber Vasuki followed by cinematography by Theni Eswar, editing by Raymond Derrick Crasta and art direction by Vinoth Rajkumar.