Director turned actor Samuthirakani who won national award for his authentic performance as a cop in Vetrimaaran’s Visaaranai will be now playing an important role in Vada Chennai. Sources say that Samuthirakani plays a gangster in Vada Chennai and it will unleash another side of the actor.
Vetrimaaran has also recently roped in his Polladhavan actor Daniel Balaji to play a pivotal role in Vada Chennai, which also has Dhanush and Samantha Ruth Prabhu in the lead.
Vada Chennai will be bankrolled by Lyca Productions and Santhosh Narayanan is the music composer. The first schedule of the film will kick off by the end of July.