After Karthi’s Kaatru Veliyidai, director Mani Ratnam is directing a film titled Chekka Chivantha Vaanam which has Simbhu, Vijay Sethupathi, Aravind Swami, Arun Vijay, Prakash Raj, Jyothika, Aishwarya Rajesh, Thyagarajan and Athithi Rao in the cast.
A R Rahman is composing the music while Santosh Shivan will handle the camera. Sreekar Prasad will edit the film. The film is being produced in Tamil and Telugu. The Telugu version has been titled Nawab.
At this juncture another famous has been added to the cast. Her name is Dayana Erappa. She has participated in many fashion shows. She is also Miss India finalist. She who is debuting through this film has tweeted, “And finally ready to say this out loud!!! Super excited for this upcoming Mani sir’s next titled…”
The shooting of this film commenced on 12th. Dayana is now participating in the acting workshop. Her sequences are to be shot during the month of April. The film is being produced by Mani Ratnam under the banner Madras Talkies in association with Lyca Production.