Arya and Vishal share a great camaraderie and have known to be close for a long time.Having starred together in films such as Avan Ivan and Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga, they had recently announced that they will work together again on a project with director Anand Shankar.
Recently there were reports that Sameera Reddy of Vaaranam Aayiram fame has been approached for a pivotal role in the film.However, refuting the rumors, the actor told TOI, “The news is false.
Sameera Reddy had quit films after getting married to Akshai Varde in 2014.She has worked in both Hindi and south film industries and was last seen in the Kannada movie Varadhanayaka in 2013.
She made her Tamil debut through Gautham Menon’s critically acclaimed Vaaranam Aayiram, through which she shot to fame in Tamil Nadu.Following this, she acted in other Tamil films like Asal, Vedi, Vettai, and Nadunisi Naaygal.
For the project with Anand Shankar, Vishal will play the protagonist while Arya will be seen playing the baddie.Reports say Mrinalini Ravi has been signed as the leading lady opposite Vishal in the movie, which will go on the floors later this month.
The project has been on the cards for close to a year.