According to reports, director Shankar, Vijay, Jeeva and other unit members bought a special cake for Srikanth. Reports also add that after cutting the cake, his co-stars rubbed it all over his face. A sources said that the atmosphere on the sets was lively and the team had lots of fun.
Meanwhile, Vijay has joined the team recently. Currently, scenes involving the lead stars are filming in Dehradun. The first schedule of the film was shot in Ooty.
However, Nanban is a remake of Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots. The Tamil version also features Ileana D'Cruz, Sathyaraj, Anuya, Raghava Lawrence, director SJ Surya in the key roles. The movie has Harris Jayaraj's music, Manoj Paramahamsa's cinematography, Anthony Gonsalves' editng and it is produced by Gemini Film Circuit.