Filmmaker Samuthirakani would do Nimirndhu Nil starring Jayam Ravi and Amala Paul in the lead roles and the movie would go to floors on 5 July.
The movie also features Meghnaraj as another heroine. The film also features Parotta Suri, Subbu Panju, Gnanavel among others form part of the cast. Music is by G V Prakashkumar and cinematography is by Sugumar.
Sources say that the movie would be made simultaneously in Telugu too. The lead role in Telugu version would be done by Nani of Veppam and Naan Ee fame. Amala Paul and Meghnaraj have been retained for the Telugu version too.
Samuthirakani is acting in films like Sattai and Neerparavai now.