December 28 : The team of Hey Sinamika wraps the shooting of the film! The film went on the floors in March this year but had to be halted due to the outbreak of the pandemic. After a 7-month long break, the shooting recommenced recently and now it is complete. The film stars Dulquer Salmaan, Aditi Rao Hydari and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead role, the rom-com, will mark the directorial debut of ace choreographer Brindha Gopal.
The official handle of Jio Studios confirmed the news on social media. It said, “And it’s a wrap! Happy to announce the shoot completion of our first Tamil film #HeySinamaka starring @dulQuer @aditiraohydari @MsKajalAggarwal. Directed by ace choreographer-turned-director @brindagopal, the romcom completed shoot on Dec 26. @globalonestudio @JioCinema”
Hey Sinamika is being bankrolled by Jio Studios, which will be its first production venture in Kollywood.
It has been reported that the film's title - Hey Sinamika - is inspired by the track Aye Sinamika from Mani Ratnam's 2015 film OK Kanmani. Hey Sinamika will be produced by Jio Studios in association with Global One.
Besides Hey Sinamika, Dulquer has Kurup, a Malayalam film, and Vaan, another Tamil film in the making. The film also stars Sobhita Dhulipala and Sunny Wayne in pivotal roles. The film is bankrolled by Dulquer Salmaan’s own production house, Wayfarer Films, and M Stars. It is based on a real-life incident that baffled the people when it occurred several years ago.