The Tamil Film Producers Council (TFPC) will felicitate ‘Isaignani’ Ilaiyaraaja at a two-day function (February 2 and 3) to be held at YMCA Grounds in Chennai.
A 10-member actor group, including Vishal, Vijay Sethupathi, Karthi, Santhana Jayam Ravi, Arya, Jiiva, Vishnu Vishal, Atharvaa and Nanda will attend Ilaiyaraaja 75 – a tribute event celebrating the music maestro. These actors shared the promo videos on microblogging sites.
This function will also act as a fund-raiser for the Producers’ Council’s initiative to help the needy. According to sources, the first day of the event will have artists dance to the songs of Ilaiyaraaja, besides a plethora of programmes — including skits and musical performances.
The next day will have Ilaiyaraaja himself perform on the stage along with his live orchestra.Top actors and technicians from all South Indian languages including Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam, besides Hindi, are expected to attend this event.