Vikram shoots in Russia for “Cobra”

Actor Vikram is busy with Cobra in Russia. High-octane action scenes are being canned in Russia, say sources. Directed by Imaikka Nodigal fame Ajay Gnanamuthu, the movie features Vikram in seven different characters.

Interestingly, former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan will make his Tamil debut with the film. KGF fame Srinidhi Shetty will also play a pivotal role in Cobra besides veteran filmmaker K S Ravikumar. Cobra releases in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi by May.

The film has been backed by Seven Screen Studio, and the musical score is by Grammy-winning composer AR Rahman. On completing Cobra, Vikram will resume shoot for Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin selvan.