It was announced that 'Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi and Amala Paul would be joining hands for a new film to be helmed by debutant Venkata Krishna Roghanth. Now, sources say that Amala Paul has opted out of the film citing date issues and she has been now replaced by Megha Akash.
The shoot of the untitled film has already commenced in Ooty. Vijay Sethupathi is said to be playing a musician in the film and a foreign actress will also be paired opposite him. Thadam director Magizh Thirumeni has been roped in to play the antagonist.
The film is set against the backdrop of Christmas and New Year and also deals with an important international issue. To be produced by Chandra Arts’ Esakki Durai, Mahesh Muthuswamy has been roped in to crank the camera for the film and Nivas K Prasanna is composing the music.