The makers of Yogi Babu’s Gurkha has brought on board a foreign actress to essay the female lead in this Sam Anton’s directorial.
Canadian model Elyssa will be playing the role, where she will be seen as the American Ambassador. Filmmaker Sam Anton shares the news saying that they had to go through several international faces for this role and finally found Elyssa as the perfect one.
“She just nailed it down with an effortless performance during the auditions by merely grasping the role and situation,” Sam Anton, who clarifies that she isn’t playing the love interest of Yogi Babu.
With the shooting all set to go on floors from December, the entire team is vigorously rehearsing so as to wrap up the project in a single stretch. It is noteworthy that a dog will be seen in a prominent role in this film, which will accompany the protagonist in hostage-based kidnap drama.
4 Monkeys Studios is producing this film, which will have a few more prominent actors and technicians involved. As of now, Krishnan Vasanth (Cinematography) and Ruben (Editing) are the only technicians to be onboard for Gurkha.
On his part, Sam Anton is close on the heels of completing the post-production work of Atharvaa Murali’s 100. The film is produced by 4 Monkeys Studio with Krishnan Vasanth handling cinematography and Ruben is editing. The official word about others in the technical team and star-cast will be made shortly.