96 - A nostalgic journey for the 90s kids
Director C. Premkumar's upcoming project with Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha has been titled 96. The makers have revealed the title look poster of the film recently. It looks like the movie is set in 1996 as we could see many products/logos that were famous in that period. Some of the famous memories in the poster that instantly connects with the 90s kids are Gold Spot cool drink, Colgate tooth powder, Topaz blade, Doordarshan, TDK audio cassette, Michael Jackson, Ilayaraja, FLAMES and video games.
The film is Premkumar's directorial debut (he had earlier worked as a cinematographer on Sethupathi's earlier films, Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom and Rummy) and is the first one to bring Trisha and Vijay Sethupathi on the same screen. The movie is bankrolled by Nandagopal of Madras Enterprises. Composer Govind who is currently working on a movie titled Oru Pakka Kathai, will be taking care of the music department of this film as well.