In the recently held Vijay Awards, Vijay Sethupathi said if given a chance to abduct a heroine, Nayanthara would be his first choice. His dream has partly come true now for he will be co-starred with Nayanthara in his next film, which will be bankrolled by Dhanush’s Wunderbar Films. Anirudh, Dhanush’s regular collaborator for his home banner will compose music.The film will be directed by Vignesh Shivan of Poda Podi fame. Vignesh was seen doing a cameo in Dhanush’s Velai Illa Pattadhaari too.
It’s titled Naanum Rowdy Thaan, which was earlier started with Gautham Karthik and Lavanya Tripathi for Gautham Menon’s Photon Kathaas. George Williams, the cinematographer of Raja Rani and Kaththi will handle the camera.
Currently, Vijay Sethupathi is busy with Vanmam, Mellisai, Vasantha Kumaran, Orange Mittai, Idam Porul Yeval and Purampokku. And Nayanthara has almost finished Pandiraj’s Idhu Namma Aalu and is on the verge of completing Nanbenda with Udhayanidhi Stalin and the tentatively titled supernatural thriller Night Show. She is also part of Suriya – Venkat Prabhu’s Masss.