Actor-director R Parthiban, who is known for doing things in a different way, has reduced his weight for his forthcoming film Vithagan, which has him playing the role of an honest police officer.
‘Since the character demanded a fit and stiff protagonist, Parthiban, who is also directing the movie, has shed 10 kilos thanks to rigid workout and strict diet. He looks more youthful know,’ according to circles close to him.
Produced by Seventh Channel’s Manikkam Narayanan, Vithagan has Poorna of Muniyandi Vilangiyal Moondramandu and Kandhakottai fame as heroine. ‘She plays a Christian girl in the film,’ the sources further day.
Parthiban’s has played a tough cop, who uses brainy and brawny ways to get rid of evil elements from the society. His son Rakki aka Radhakrishnan has danced for a special song in Vithagan, along with his father.