Posted: 24 April 2009 at 5:21am | IP Logged
hi pat,spain,bonheur,caryn,meli,rojapoo,serial 123, and to all the other sweet members,
I got into chennai today morning.The shooting in courtallam,madurai went off well.I think it will be telecast in singapore,malaysia,indonesia sometime towards october.Well more than acting in it i am happy and proud to be part of an international project for the sole reason that i wrote both the stories and the script and dialogues.and add to that i am also the co-producer for both the episodes.unlike acting the burden of producing is tenfold and i don't know if i will attempt something like this again for a long time.i am posting both the stories so you can review them.will write soon.thanks for the reviews and comments on kalyanam.
The story is about Jayavarman and his friends who accompany him to his ancestral home to renovate and convert it into a resort which is situated in a very dense forest.Jayavarman's friends are Raja an architect,sheela his fiancee and Ramya who is an expert in traditional arts.But when they reach there Raja unknowingly removes a nail which has been hammered into an evil looking scary tree.This innocent act unleashes a powerful spirit which had been locked into the tree for a very long time.Once unleashed the evil spirit mohini decides to kill everyone for she wants revenge against the people who were the cause of her death.The mohini taking the form of ramya seduces raja and asks him to go for a walk with her in the forest in the middle of the night.But once in the forest she changes into mohini and kills raja.
Jayavarman,sheela and ramya discover raja's body next day hanging from a tree and call the police who inform that some wild animal must have killed him.But selvam the housekeeper
informs jayavarman that this is the work of the mohini.He then goes to the nearby village and brings a very powerful witchdoctor who tells them thet he will help them.He then uses tantric rituls and locks the evil spirit into a doll and throws into a sacred fire.Peace finally returns to the forest and everybody is safe.Jayavarman decides against making his ancestral home into a resort and leaves it as it is and returns to the city.
The story is about rajeev and his wife manju who are travelling to a hill station where rajeev grew up as a child.once they reach the house they realise that they have to stay there for a few days because the roads are blocked due to bad weather and landslides.But from the first day manju starts experiencing strange things like seeing photographs change positions,seeing somebody else's reflection in the mirror while bathing.she is not sure that she should ask rajeev about that but then one day a shopkeeper says that strange things have been happening in their house and that the people in the town avoid it.Finally when she asks rajeev about it, he says his stepmother died falling from the terrace.Manju realises that all the strange happenings around them is somehow connected to rajeev's stepmother.
Matters soon escalate and turn scary when one night rajeev wakes up and finds manju missing.Searching for her all over the house he reaches the terrace where he sees the ghost of his stepmother about to push manju from the terrace and kill her.He cries to her for mercy and only then it is revealed that it was actually rajeev who killed his stepmother 25 years back.Hearing his cries for mercy and confession the spirit forgives him,releases manju and goes in peace.