As reported earlier Ace director Mani Ratnam's next will be an espionage thriller. It will have Nagarjuna, Mahesh Babu, Aishwarya Rai and Shruthi Haasan in lead roles. Music will be scored by Mani Ratnam regular A.R.Rahman and cinematographer Ravi Varman will be working with Mani Ratnam for the first time in this yet to be titled flick.
Recently Tolltywood superstar Nagarjuna has confirmed his presence in the film. He has said that he was completely bowled over by the script narrated by Mani in 40 minutes and gave his consent to star in the film immediately. He has also confirmed that he will be acting with Mahesh Babu for the first time in this film.
It is to be noted that Mani Ratnam's only Telugu film Geethanjali had Nagarjuna in the lead role. It was dubbed in Tamil as Idhaiyathai Thirudadhey Interestingly his second Telugu film also features Nagarjuna in the lead role.
The film is reportedly planned as a bilingual but it is unknown whether the Tamil version will have a different star cast.