Silambarasan decided to revive his shelved project Kettavan soon. Earlier Lekha Washington and Namitha were supposed to share the screen with Simbu in this film. But now Simbu has replaced Lekha with Genelia, a close source to the unit disclosed.
The actress became the heartthrob now in Tamil Cinema after the sensational hit of Santosh Subramanyam, has also conveyed positive signals to the actor, according to the source. Simbu dropped this project earlier for some unknown reasons, after the completion of 50 percent portions of the film. It has been shelved just a month before its audio release.
But the story and interesting script of the film forced the actor to revive the same. But this time he is in the mood of directing himself.