Kabali director Pa Ranjith’s periodic sports drama Sarapatta Parambarai is one of few films that each and everyone associated with it has got appreciation and recognition. The way director Ranjith has executed the film and used the characters is amazing.
Every actor has a strong role that will be cherished forever as one of the best roles in their career. The director has written a strong female lead character too. It is hard to find such strong roles for the female leads in today’s cinema. Apart from Arya’s brilliant performance, the roles of Dancing Rose, Vembuli, Raman, Vetriselvan etc., have been registered well in the hearts of movie lovers.
Coming to the main point, Vembuli character is tantamount to Arya’s Kabilan role. As Vembuli, John Kokken has been receiving accolades from everyone. Not only the people, but also film fraternity also loving John Kokken’s performance as ‘Vembuli’.
It was known that John Kokken has dedicated Vembuli role to Thala Ajith for motivating him. The actor has revealed that Valimai actor has called and appreciated him for his performance as Vembuli. When John Kokken attributed his success to Valimai star, he simply said that is his success and hard work and not because of him.
In an interview with Tamil channel, he shared this info and also disclosed how t Thala Ajith was motivated him when he was low for not getting life-changing roles. At that time, Ajith give him strength with his words to stay committed to his passion and assured that his time will come.
Now, he is reminding Thala’s words and he is on cloudnine for the words of the Superstar has become true.