While acclaimed director Balaji Sakthivel is getting ready to start his next project sometime around summer, his former assistant D.Suresh who worked with the National award winning director in Kalori and Vazahkku En 18/9 has started his debut directorial titled 13. It is to be noted that Suresh is the first director to come out from Balaji Sakthivel's camp.
Actor Manoj.K.Bharathi,last seen in a negative role in his father director Barathiraja's Annakkodi is back as the lead actor in this film. He acts as a father of two children played by Sadhnya and Sreevarshini. Newcomer Shree acts as the wife of Manoj.
Speaking about the film, the director says he selected the title 13 considered by many as an unlucky number since the films starts with a joyful incident that happens in the life of the central characters on 13th date. The director also says his script will stress the importance of love and affection for the sustainability of Family relation.
Jones Anand handles the camera while Editing is done by Bhagat Singh and Pavan composes the music. The film is being jointly produced by D.Senthil of Sri Annamalaiyar Studios and R.K.Yogesh of R.K.Entertainers.