The Malayalam-Tamil bilingual ‘Neram’ directed by Alphonse Puthran has been cleared by the Censor Board with an ‘U’ certificate. The film marks the Kollywood debut Nivin Pauly and it also stars Nazriya Nazim in the lead, with music scored by debutant Rajesh Murugesan and the film is scheduled for a release in May 2013.
Neram marks the feature film debut of Alphonse Putharen, an editor for short films, who later shot short features and music videos himself. Nasser, Thambi Ramaiah, John Vijay, Crane Manohar, Charlie & RJ Ramesh play key roles in this film.
Presented by Winner Bulls Films along with Koral Group Vishwanathan, Simhaa, the best actor award winner in Naalaiya Iyakkunar season one, acts as the villain. Udhayanidhi Stalin’s Red Giant Movies acquired the film’s distribution rights in Tamil Nadu.