It is 7 years of Sattai. Let’s look at 7 facts about the film.
1. It was Anbazhagan’s first film as a director. He had earlier worked as an assistant director in films like Mynaa and Kokki.
2. It was Mahima Nambiar’s first film. She was actually a class 12 student when this movie released.
3. Veteran actor Junior Balaiah played the role of the school principal. This was the actor’s first film after a break of 5 years.
4. Popular dubbing artist Raveena Ravi dubbed for Mahima Nambiar.
5. Appa which released 4 years later is considered as a spiritual sequel to Appa. In both these films Thambi Ramiah played a character with negative shades.
6. An actual sequel titled Adutha Saatai is slated for release later this year. The film has Samuthrakani , Thambi Ramaiah and Athulya Ravi in the lead roles.
7. Sattai was a great turning point in Samuthrakani’s career. After this he began to act in positive characters which conveyed social messages.