The shooting of Alex Pandian starring Kathi and Anushka was being shot near Pallavaram. But blame fell on director Ameer for the shooting was stopped abruptly on Monday.
According to sources, the director was angry that the production house of Alex Pandian, Studio Green has released his Paruthiveeran in Telugu without settling his royalty.
Honchos of Tamil Film Producers Council Thyagarajan, Thenappan, Swaminathan and Muralidharan had rushed to the spot. According to producer Gnanvelraja of Studio Green, the lightmen had expressed their inability to cooperate with the shooting citing the FEFSI strike.
Gnanavel is upset that while Alex Panidanís shoot has been stopped, other films continue to progress smoothly.