Jiiva has had a dull run for a while now. His previous movies Yaan, Pokkiri Raja and Thirunaal have been non-starters at the box-office. He is hoping to turn things around with Kavalai Vendam. The film is creating positive buzz and apparently the Telugu rights have been sold at a huge price and has been acquired Super Good films. The city rights for the movie have been bagged by Gnanasekaran of GS films and Kabali distributors Jazz cinemas will give the movie a wider release.
The film stars Kajal Aggarwal in the female lead role. Bobby Simha, Karunakaran, Shruti Ramachandran, R. J. Balaji, Bala Saravanan, Mayilsamy ,Manthra and Sunaina form part of the supporting cast. The coming of age romedy is directed by Deekay. Music is composed Leon James.