Srinivasan / Powerstar
Powerstar Srinivasan is a doctor turned actor & director. Dr Srinivasan debuted in Tamil cinema with guest appearances in the movies Mandabam, Unakkaga Oru Kavithai, Neethana Avan & Indhira Sena. His first mainstream project in Tamil Cinema was Lathika (2011). He has directed and acted in the movie, playing the lead role. The movie is tightly based on Hollywood's Butterfly on a Wheel / Shattered (2007). The Diwali festival of 2011 marked Lathika's 225th day. It is also known that the movie is being screened only in Mahalakshmi theatre (Chennai) ever since its release. In the Tamil Film Producers Council (TFPC) Elections held in October 2011, Dr Srinivasan competed unsuccessfully against the likes of SA Chandrasekhar & Keyaar, with SA Chandrasekhar winning the polls. Powerstar's projects for 2012 are Anandha Thollai, Seenu M.A.B.L., Seenu Kolai Vazhakku, Mannavan, Padaithalaivan and Desiya Nedunchaalai.