Prabhu dheva is set to direct Vishal and Karthi in Karuppu Raja Vellai Raja. The actors will donate their earnings from ​​t​he​ film to ​​t​he​ Nadigar Sangam building fund. Karthi is ​​t​he​ treasurer and Vishal is the secretary general of the Sangam. Vanamagam fame Sayeesha Saigal has been roped in to play the female lead role.

The film is set to start rolling after Karthi completes work on Theeran Athikaram Ondru and Vishal wraps up his current commitments. P​rabhu dheva is also busy with his Yung Mung Sung​.

Rumors suggest a new addition to the cast. Arya will be playing an important role in the film also. There has not been an official comment on this yet.​ Earlier Arya was supposed to play a role in Vishal’s Irumbu Thirai but he dropped out later.