After Kaatru Veliyidai, Manirathnam is now busy with his next film. Now he is busy selecting actors and actresses for his new film. Though Manirathnam has not officially announced about this film, there are unofficial reports about it.
There was already news that Vijay Sethupathi, Jyothika and Aishwarya Rajesh are acting in this film. Now it has been mentioned that Manirathnam has also casted Simbhu in his film. It was also earlier mentioned that Aravind Swamy and Fahadh Fazil are also being considered for the film.
Vijay Sethupathi will be making a special appearance in the film. Before choosing Kaatru Veliyidai story, Manirathnam had scripted a story for Karthi and later on discarded it. Now he has taken up this story and modified it. If Simbhu is confirmed, than it will be his third film with Jyothika. Simbhu and Jyothika had earlier paired in the film Manmadhan and Saravanan.
A R Rahman will be composing the music while Santosh Shivan will be handling the camera. Manirathnam will be producing the film under the banner Madras Talkies.