Chennai, July 4: Australian wrestler Nathan Jones will lock horns with Tamil actor Jayam Ravi here July 12 for upcoming Tamil thriller "Bhoologam". The film's director is confident that this fight sequence will be the highlight of the project.
"Nathan will fly down to Chennai to shoot the fight sequence on July 12. It will be shot here in a special boxing ring set that we are erecting to shoot a power-packed climax. The fight between Ravi and Nathan will be one of the highlights of the film," the film's director Kalyan Krishna told IANS.
Nathan, who has starred in Hollywood films such as "Troy" and "The Condemned", will fight Jayam Ravi for the second time. The duo previously fought in Tamil action-drama "Peranmai".
"It will be a 12-minute fight sequence and it will be choreographed by international stunt coordinator Larnell Stovall, who will also be joining us shortly. Ravi and Nathan will also be seen in a few more small scenes in the film. We plan to shoot that as well," he said.
"Bhoologam" is the story of a boxer, played by Ravi in the film, which is being produced by Venu Ravichandran of Aascar Films.
The film also features Trisha Krishnan, Prakash Raj, Ponvannan and Ganja Karuppu.