Producer C V Kumar who had produced hit films such as Atta Kaththi, Pizza and Mundasupatti has now directed a film titled Maayavan. C V Kumar has written the story while Soodhu Kavvum director Nalan Kumarasamy has penned the screenplay and dialogues.Sandeep Kishan has donned the lead role in this film. Lavanya Tripathi is pairing with Sandeep. Sandeep is donning the role of a police officer. Jackie Shroff, Daniel Balaji, Jayaprakash, Bhagavathi Perumal and Mime Gopi are donning important roles. Gibran has composed the music while Gopi Amarnath is handling the camera. Leo John Paul is editing the film. There was an overwhelming response for the recently released first look posters and teaser released on the social media. The songs that were released live on the Facebook also fetched likes.
The censor board has awarded the film with U/A certificate.
It was decided to release Maayavan on 11th August. Since the films like VIP2 and Pothuvaga En Manasu Thangam was released on that day, the release was postponed to 1stSeptember. But the film was not released on that day also. C V Kumar has mentioned that Maayavan could not be released because numerous films are being released every week. He added that very soon the release date will be announced.