Talking about 2011 hit Mankatha, director Venkat Prabhu said, "Ajith is an actor who gets into the skin of the character, and a director can expect anything from him." And also said that the movie was a super-hit because of the veteran actors' dedication.
Following Venkat Prabhu, Singam star Surya praised Ajith for the same reason. Despite being competitors on-screen Surya and Ajith have maintained a cordial relationship in the off-screen.
In an interview, Surya hailed Ajith for his daring performance in Mankatha. Surya also quoted, "Ajith is the actor who never failed to take risks and Mankatha is the best example for that, I am glad that the movie completely satisfied the audience and it has become my all time favorite movie." The duo has appreciated each others work in the past.
Ajith And Venkat Prabhu
Mankantha was the 2011 action thriller, featuring Ajith in the lead role, starring in his 50th film, directed by Venkat Prabhu. The movie was a Box-Office hit.
Ajith And Premgi
The movie has the comedy scene where Ajith and Premgi Amaren goes to a Tasmac shop and demands a liquor. Premgi played a comedian role in the action thriller.
Along with Ajith the movie included the stars like Arjun Sarja, Anjali, Trisha Krishnan, Vaibhav Reddy, Lakshmi Rai, Andrea Jeremiah, Premji Amaren and Mahat Raghavendra. Mankatha was a multi-starrer film and an action thriller directed by Venkat Prabhu.
Ajith will be next seen in director Vishnuvardhana's new flick. The movie is yet to be named, it is called as Thala 53 by Ajith fans. After Billa, Ajith and director Vishnuvardhana has paired up to give a blockbuster hit this year. The movie is much awaited for Ajith fans.