Actress Anjali was reluctant to act with Arya in the lip locking sequences. In the Hindi film Delhi Belly there will be a lip locking scene between Imran Khan and Poorna Jaganathan. Settai is the remake of this film. Kannan is directing this film.
Arya is donning the role of Imran Khan while Anjali is donning the role of Poorna in this film. Director Kannan did not mention to Anjali that there will be a kissing scene in this film like the Hindi film. He got Anjali’s call sheet by saying that he was yet to decide about this kissing sequence. The shooting of this film is taking place in Mumbai.
Sequences pertaining to Arya, Anjali, Santhanam and Premgi are being shot there. Kannan also decided to shoot the kissing sequence there. When he mentioned about this to Anjali, she was shocked. She was reluctant to act in this sequence. Because of this, there was delay in the shooting. Kannan convinced Anjali by telling her, “You are donning the role of modern girl. Apart from this your role is also of a bold journalist. The sequence is required for this film. “Finally Anjali agreed for this sequence.