Shoojit Sircar, who grabbed the headlines with Vicky Donor, is directing another film for John Abraham’s production house JA Entertainment. The film titled Jaffna has the backdrop of Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) and stars John Abraham and South star Leena Maria.
The film Jaffna is touted as a political thriller and will be shot at Fort Kochi, Kerala and in parts of Sri Lanka.
This is a Bollywood debut for Leena Maria who is known for films like Red Chillies, Nandalala and Cobra. Her latest film Husbands in Goa is having a good run at the box office. She is presently shooting for Ravichandran’s Tamil film Appo Ippo.
John Abraham is presently shooting for Race 2 and Shootout At Wadala. The film Jaffa will go on floors in the last week of October.