Gandeevadhari Arjuna (2023)

Varun Tej as Arjun sits on a low concrete wall. Behind him is a city skyline on fire. He wears a black suit and is holding a gun.

Gandeevadhari Arjuna (2023) © Netflix

Director: Praveen Sattaru
Starring:
Varun Tej, Sakshi Vaidya, Nassar, Vinay Rai, Vimala Raman
Production Company:
Cloud9 Studio, Film the Agency, Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra, Sukumar Writings
Kent Locations Used:
The Pines

Gandeevadhari Arjuna (2023) is an Indian Telugu-language film following Arjun Varma, an ex-RAW operative now tasked with protecting the Indian Minister of Environment and Climate Change, who has become the prime target for an assassination by his rival.

Directed by Praveen Sattaru (Chandamama Kathalu, Life Before Wedding), the film stars Varun Tej (Valmiki, Kanche) as Arjun Varma, Sakshi Vaidya (Agent) as Ira, Nassar (Baahubali: The Beginning, Fair Game) as Adityaraj Bahadur, Vinay Rai (Doctor, Etharkkum Thunindhavan) as Ranveer and Vimala Raman (Asvins (2023), Dam999) as Priya Bahadur.

The Pines in Maidstone doubles for Priya’s house in Wembley.

Situated in the village of Bearsted, The Pines is a 5-bedroom contemporary family home set in 1.5 acres of woodland.

Gandeevadhari Arjuna (2023) was released on Netflix on Sunday 24th September 2023.

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Asvins (2023)

A distorted close-up image of Vasanth Ravi as Arjun. His face is split in half and he has a red glowing light silhouetting him. On the right hand side of the screen is written Asvins in red text.

Vasanth Ravi in Asvins (2023) © Victory Visuals

Director: Tarun Teja Mallareddy
Starring:
Vasanth Ravi, Vimala Raman, Saras Menon, Muralidaran, Udhaya Deep, Simran Pareek
Production Company:
Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra, Vibgyor Vibe Media Services, Victory Visuals
Kent Locations Used:
Bedgebury Manor

Asvins (2023) is an Indian Tamil-language psychological horror film following a group of YouTubers investigating paranormal activity in a mansion in Kent. After accidentally unleashing a 1500-year-old evil entity, the group must fight to save their lives.

Directed by Tarun Teja Mallareddy, the film has a small cast of only 6 actors – Vasanth Ravi (Taramani, Jailer) as Arjun, Vimala Raman (Dam999, Oppam) as Aarthi Rajagopal, Saras Menon as Ritu, Muralidaran (Rocketry: The Nambi Effect) as Varun, Udhaya Deep as Rahul and Simran Pareek as Grace.

Most of the film was shot at Bedgebury Manor in Cranbrook, featuring as the haunted house the crew investigate.

Bedgebury Manor is a privately owned and partly restored former boarding school set in 200 acres of parkland in the Weald of Kent. There are many facilities including a gymnasium, offices, a study centre and accommodation block.

Asvins (2023) was released on Netflix on Friday 23rd June 2023.

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