This film would mark their first-ever collaboration. Kamal and filmmaker Shankar will be uniting for the project after a very long time and the film is taken on by Lyca Productions. A multi-lingual, music will be composed by Anirudh Ravichander, replacing A R Rahman who was unable to schedule dates for the project. Kamal will reprise the role of freedom fighter cum vigilante Senapathy, who was fondly known as ‘Indian Thatha’.
Kamal Haasan, who has forayed into politics launching his party Makkal Needhi Maiyam, has Sabhash Naidu, a spin-off on the Dasavatharam character Balram Naidu, to finish. His film Vishwaroopam 2 is all set to release in August and he is also periodically shooting for Vijay TV’s reality show Bigg Boss Tamil 2.
As for Nayanthara, she has a slew of films in the pipeline. She has started shooting for ‘Nayan 63’, directed by Sarjun KM. She also has Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy with Chiranjeevi, Viswasam with Ajith. Aramm 2, the sequel to the political drama from last year featuring Nayanthara in the lead, will also go on floors soon. She will also be seen in Nelson David’s Kolamaavu Kokila and has an untitled project with her Velaikkaran co-star Sivakarthikeyan in the pipeline. Imaikka Nodigal, her film with Ajay Gnanamuthu, is also ready for release, with the trailer taking the internet by storm!