Silambarasan who now calls himself STR has started work on his new film Vettai Mannan, directed by debutant Nelson.
The film which starts rolling today is produced by his good friend NIC Arts SS Chakravarthy.
It's the third film of STR which is in shooting stage. The other two films are Vaanam and Poda Podi.
As per sources Vettai Mannan is an all out action adventure film, a typical mass entertainer.
Director Nelson, a long time associate of Silambarasan is trying to make a modern Bond like stylish entertainer.
The film will give Simbu an upmarket and debonair action hero image.