Silambarasan's much-delayed Vettai Mannan went to floors yesterday in Chennai. The shooting started without the female lead of the film, as the makers of the film are yet to finalize the actress and they are planning to rope in a popular Bollywood actress for the heroine's role.
Makers of the film have reportedly approached a few Bollywood actresses for the leading lady in the film. But the names of the actresses, who are in the race, have not been revealed. Sources say that the movie bosses have offered the role for a top actress and she is yet to give the green signal for the film. Reports say that the movie features three heroines and one of them will be a foreign babe.
Vettai Mannan will be made simultaneously made in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi with different titles. The movie is said to be an action-comedy film. It features Jai, Santhanam, Priya Anad and others in the cast. The movie is directed by Nelson and produced by SS Chakravarthy on the banner NIC Arts.