Noted cinematographer and actor Natarajan aka Natty played the role of a fraudster in 'Sathurangavettai' which was one of the biggest hits and critically acclaimed flicks of the year 2014. In his next release 'Bongu' directed by debutant Taj, he plays a high-tech car thief. Taj has worked as an assistant to noted Art director Sabu Cyril.
The film stars Natty as the male lead while Ruhi Singh makes her Tamil debut playing gemale lead. Ruhi is the title winner of Miss World Beauty pageant of the year 2014. She has acted in a few Bollywood films such as 'Calendar Girls' and 'Bongu' is her debut film in Tamil.
The supporting cast of 'Bongu' includes Atul Kulkarni, Ramadoss of 'Mundasupatti' fame. Arjun, Sharath Lohithashwa, Rajan. Bhava Lakshamanan, Mayilsamy and Chaams.
The film has been produced by Raghukumar, Rajarathnam and Sreedharan under the RD Infinity Deal Entertainment banner. Srikanth Deva has done the musical score.
Speaking about the film. writer-director Taj said it is "the story of four high-tech car thieves. What drove them to theft, what are the problems their struggles and challenges? The screenplay revolves around these things". Natty will be sporting a stylish look in this film.
'Bongu' has been scheduled to hit the screens on June 2, 2017.