While the film was earlier announced to be directed by National Award-winning director Priya Krishnaswamy, it was later Ananda Krishnan has been roped in as a replacement, after the former had opted out of the project. It is to be noted that Vijay Antony-starrer ‘Pichaikkaran’, which was directed by Sasi, was one of the highest grossing movies of 2016 in Tamil cinema.
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Meanwhile, Ananda Krishnan has already worked on ‘Kodiyil Oruvan’ with Vijay Antony, and the film is ano set to release on September 17.