Sify.com was the first to report that Sai Pallavi will play a meaty role in Suriya’s upcoming film with Selvaraghavan. Now its official and we understand that Sai was always Selvaraghavan's first choice to play the lead role opposite Suriya.
Though Rakul Preet Singh had hinted about being a part of this Suriya film, fans on the internet are happy with Sai Pallavi’s inclusion. Sai Pallavi has been considered as a lucky heroine because she enjoys 100% success rate in Malayalam and Telugu industries.
Another important point to be noted here is that after Selvaraghavan and Suriya, Sai Pallavi is the third name to be confirmed by Dream Warrior Pictures, producers of Suriya-36. As of now, Dream Warrior Pictures have confirmed that the shoot of the yet-untitled film will begin from January and they are aiming for a grand Diwali release.