Earlier, Simbu and Chakravarthy were supposed to work on the project titled Valiban. However, the film was shelved at the last moment as the actor got busy with other projects.
Vettai Mannan will be directed by debutant Nelson and three heroines will be pairing with Silambarasan including one Hollywood actress. Hollywood technicians are likely to be roped in for the film. Yuvan Shankar Raja will score the music.
The film will be shot across various parts of the United States of America, Mexico and Chennai. The movie will hit the floors very soon.