It's confirmed that Madhavan, who is on a sabbatical at the moment has signed Lingusamy directed Vettai for producer Dhyanidhi Alagiri and his Cloud Nine.
A press note from Dhyanidhi Alagiri says- "I am happy to announce that we Cloud Nine Movies have signed with Madhavan aka Maddy as a parallel lead role starring with Arya for the movie Vettai directed by N. Linguswamy".
Arya is currently riding a success wave after BEB & Madrasapattinam, and Maddy who has been very choosy about his scripts is teaming up with director Lingusamy after Run.
Says Maddy: " I heard the script from Lingusamy and immediately agreed to do the film, which is a bilingual. I will be doing the Tamil and Telugu version of the film with Arya and Mahesh Babu respectively. I will be joining the unit from April after my sabbatical".
The press note also clarifies that both Arya and Maddy have female leads in the movie and the casting is going on as screen tests are being conducted.
Dhyanidhi adds: "It's going to be great, working with Maddy and Arya and I am eagerly looking forward for the shoot to start. This would be one of our big productions. We have the top technicians of Tamil cinema working on this movie and it is guaranteed that it would be a visual treat and definitely a very good entertainer".