A movie is successful due to a variety of reasons, but sometimes, magic resides in a winning combination too. Actor-director combos do make a movie come alive and sweep the fan away with their unique chemistry. Think of Mohanlal and Priyadarshan — a hit machine with 40 films together spanning generations of viewers, and cult classics.
New combinations mean uncharted creativity and new experiments that will match two worthy people to inspire each other. With hopes for new stories, here are five such actor-director combos that we would love to see on the big screen:
The actor Dhanush is synonymous with versatility. His brilliance in performance is evident from his easy transformation to any character given to him. And, the best part is that he is bold enough to experiment with his roles. On the other hand, Kumararaja with his offering, Super Deluxe has proved his ingenuity in making movies that don’t follow the beaten track. This actor-director combo could be explosive in terms of sheer creativity.
It is all about the power of characters for this two gentlemen in different roles. Ajith plays his characters with a passion that hits the viewers hard while Subbaraj creates characters that are indelible, well-written and gorgeously flawed. It would be so exciting to see Ajith placed in power shots similar to Assault Sethu and Thalaivar created by Subbaraj.
This actor-director combo could be a dream pair for dance buffs. They are the best among the dancers in Telugu filmdom. Moreover, Prabhudeva is a self-professed fan of the versatile actor Jr NTR after he watched Janatha Garage. This could translate to an amazing combo in the future of entertaining flicks.
It is high time that these two buddies in real life take there camaraderie into reel life and weave some movie magic. Srinivasan’s movies that ooze warmth and happiness could do wonders with the presence of Dulquer Salman. This actor-director combo could just unleash a crazy string of entertainment. Imagine an offering like Thattathin Marayathu combined with the sheer swag of Dulquer Salman.
This actor-director combo had once created sparks with Ranga SSLC but that was back in 2004. The chemistry was undeniable and given the charismatic duo is sure to create magic again. The big screen could witness wonders again if they work together again and according to rumours in Sandalwood, this could be happening soon!
These new pairings could rock the box-office, so let’s keep our fingers crossed and wait for them to appear on the big screen.