Gajesh Anand the grandson of Nagesh the legendary actor, is debuting as hero in the film titled KALKANDU. Known fact is Anand babu, father of Gajesh and son of Nagesh was also an actor. Kalkandu is to be directed by A.M.Nandakumar, who has directed vijaykanth’s Thennavan and Prasanth’s Jaambavan. Also he has directed a super hit Japanese film ‘ Dancing with Ninja’. Kalkandu is produced by Rajarathinam films who had earlier produced ‘Rattinam’ film. It is reported that Gajesh was being involved in special training classes for acting, stunt and dance. Heroine is debut Dimple Sopte from Maharashtra.Other casts includes Manobala, Mayilsami,Saminathan, Manorama,T.P.Gajenderan, Manorama,kovai sarala and Ghilli jennifer. Jennifer is doing a comical role. Kannan handles the music for the lyrics written by Madan Karky,Viveka, Yugabarathi and Annamalai.
Choreography by Dinesh,Sujatha and Dheena. Stunt by Thalapathy Dinesh and Editing by Suresh. Director says ‘Kalkandu taste remains same irrespective of its shape, same with the screenplay of the film, it gives taste to the film’.Speaking about his entry into the film world, Gajesh Anand says, “My grandpa Nagesh, passed away when I was 18. I have never visited a shooting spot though my father has acted in many films. I was staying away from cinema. I quit my planes to leave to Singapore after finishing Hotel Management. after getting this opportunity to star in a film. I hope my grandpa Nagesh, who has acted in as many as 1200 films will bless me from heavens to make a mark in the Film industry”. Good luck for Gajesh Anand.