Chennai, Oct. 21 -- In the list of television hosts turning into actors, another popular host is all set to debut as lead in an upcoming film. It is Vijay TV's anchor Gobinath who shot to be fame with his debate show 'Neeya Naana' is now set to enter the big screen.

He has already acted a few memorable roles in films like Jayam Ravi's Nimirndhu Nil and Jeeva's Thirunaal, and now he will be seen as the lead in 'Ithu Ellathukum Mela' which will be directed by Barathi Ganesh.

Director Barathi Ganesh is best known for his 1999 film 'Kannaupada Poguthayya' which starred Captain Vijaykantha and Simran in the lead roles.

The film will also feature comedian Sathish and a number of child actors in key roles. More details on the cast and crew of...