Producer Dhayanidhi has announced the news on Twitter. He wrote, “Vetrimaran directed Vada Chennai pre-production work is going on. Silambarasan will play the protagonist while Rana Dagubatti plays a special prominent role and Andrea has a pivotal role."
The technical team of Vada Chennai consists of Vetrimaran's favourite musician GV Prakash and Velraj is the cinematographer. The forthcoming project will take off in March 2012.