Though big names of the Tamil filmdom were present at the audio launch of Udhayanidhi Stalin's maiden venture as hero, Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (OKOK) all eyes were on comedian Santhanam, who is now riding the crest following a line-up of movies and his memorable punch lines.
The very mention of Santhanam's name drew loud cheer and when a few clippings from OKOK were screened, the house nearly came down. The comedian is now the most sought-after, which was evident when the leading artistes from the film industry spoke.
The audio of OKOK, was launched by actor Surya and the trailer was released by Surya's brother Karthi.
Hansika Motwani plays Udhayanidhi's love interest in the film while Santhanam is expected to raise a few guffaws with his brand of comedy. Saranya and Azhagam Perumal are also part of the cast.
Produced by Red Giant Movies, the movie has cinematography by Balasubramanian and music by Harris Jayaraj.
Among the galaxy of stars who took part in the event were actors Jiiva, Jeyam Ravi, Karthi, Vishnu, Sibiraj, directors Vettrimaran, K S Ravikumar, Seenu Ramasamy, Kannan and Perarasu.