I rewrote my portion in 'Thandavam': Daniel Kish

The New Indian - September 17, 2012
By Venkadesan S

"The crew of 'Thaandavam' had earlier promised that they would bring Daniel Kish, believed to be the inspiration for the lead character played by Vikram ... they have delivered and Daniel Kish is now in Chennai."

Thaandavam: Vikram's role inspired by Daniel Kish

IBNLive - September 6, 2012

"Actor Vikram's role in upcoming Tamil action film 'Thaandavam' is inspired from Daniel Kish, a blind American expert in human echolocation. "

Vikram dedicates `Thaandavam` role to Daniel Kish

September 12, 2012

"Vikram plays a RAW agent who turns blind in the film and it is inspired from visually challenged Daniel Kish, ... the actor said: "I dedicate my role to Daniel. Had it not been for him, we couldn't have done this film."

Daniel Kish in Thandavam Press Meet

Daniel relates his experiences with the film crew, acting with Vikram, and answers questions.

Vikram Speaking about his Experience with Daniel Kish in Thandavam Press Meet

Vikram working with Daniel Kish for Thaandavam

Photos and brief article.

Vikram gets trained by Daniel Kish

Times Of India - September 10, 2012

"Daniel Kish may have lost his sight but he has the world's most superior knowledge of echolocation ... Daniel ... will be part of the press conference for Thaandavam with Vikram."