This film gave him a good recognition in Tamil film industry. He had recently donned the lead role in a Malayalam film Premam. This film was a great hit not only in Kerala but also in Tamil Nadu.
After this Nivin Pauly is showing keen interest in Tamil cinema. At this juncture, it is understood that Nivin Pauly has been signed for a film which is to be directed the associate of the famous cinematographer and director Rajeev Menon. Further the film is the remake of the Kannada hit film Ulidavaru Kandanthe.
Varalakshmi Sarathkumar has been signed for the female lead role. She was well appreciated for her acting in the film Thara Thappattai. This only gave her the opportunity to pair with Nivin Pauly.