Robo Shankar, who entered Kollywood through a TV show in which he had performed as a stand up comedian acted in movies like Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara, Yaaruda Mahesh and Vaayai Moodi Pesavum in which he was seen playing insignificant roles.
Mohan, who directed Vaayai Moodi Pesavum has
been impressed with Robo Shankar's performance in the film and has
decided to rope him in as the main comedian in his upcoming film
under the actor's production banner Wunderbar Films in which
Aggarwal will play the female lead. This is the first time
Dhanush and Kajal will be seen together on-screen and the actress
will be seen in a Tamil film after a short gap as she was last seen
Balaji Mohan, who will be focusing on comedy sequences in his
next film, has reportedly acquired call sheet for 60 days from the
comedian. Sources say that Robo Shankar and Balaji Mohan are
meeting often to discuss about the types of comedy the movie will
With this Dhanush's upcoming film, Robo Shankar, who was seen
playing minor characters in his previous movies will take up the
responsibility of carrying the entire humour section of a film as a
Meanwhile, Balaji Mohan who is currently directing a Malayalam film is expected to start his works on the Dhanush starrer once the VIP actor finishes Soodhadi which is being directed by the Aadukalam director Vetrimaaran.