After Gethu, Udhayanidhi Stalin was donning the lead role in the film titled Manithan. Ahmad who had earlier directed the film Endrendrum Punnagai is directing the film. After Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, Hansika is pairing with Udhayanidhi Stalin for the second time.
Prakash Raj, Vivek and Aishwarya Rajesh are donning important roles. The film which is being produced by Udhayanidhi Stalin under the banner Red Giant Movies has the music of Santosh Narayanan. This film which is based on a real incident was being made with social responsiveness.
Manithan is the remake of the superhit Hindi comedy film Jolly LLB. The first schedule shooting commenced in Pollachi and continued to take place in Karaikudi. The final schedule shooting which took place in a rapid pace in Chalakudy has come to an end. Now the crew has begun the post-production works.