Chennai, Dec 8: 'Confessing' that fans are the source of his inspiration to try out new ideas on screen ace actor- director-producer and singer Kamal Hassan said his new multi million dollar offering 'Viswaroopam' is also a novel attempt thematically and production wise.
At a glittering function late last evening at the YMCA grounds packed with his fans plus some of the luminaries of Tamil film industry and those who had worked in the film slated for release on January 11, Kamal said it is the adulation from his fans that inspries him to try out new themes and technology to show case his films.
Earlier, he launched the audio in Madurai and in Coimbatore. 'I know that you welcome any new idea from me', the charismatic Indian actor said addressing his fans, who cheered wildly when a trailer of the film was shown as part of the function. Besides the leading ladies in the film, Andrea and Pooja Kumar, the music directors Shankar, Ehsan and Lahi, Kollywood stalwarts maestros A R Rehman, Illayaraja, Directos Bharatiraja, Linguswamy,A R Murugadoss, Sharan and Santhana Bharathi, late thespian Sivaji Ganesan's sons producer Ramkumar and actor Prabhu graced the occasion.
Bollywod icons Sekhar Kapoor, himself a film-maker and sctor Rahul Bose also share screen space with Kamal in 'Viswaroopam', which is currently embroiled in a row with Theatre Owner's Association which is objecting to kamal's move to screen the film on DTH platform.