Udhayanidhi scored a huge hit with Manithan. The film was the Tamil remake of Hindi hit Jolly LLB. Manithan was a turning point in the actor’s career. He has a string of releases ahead.

He recently signed a film with noted Malayalam and National Award winning director Priyadarshan. The film is produced by Moonlight Entertainments.

Its reported that the film will be he Tamil remake of Malayalam hit Mahentinte Pratikaram. The film starred Fahadh Faasil and gave the actor a new leash of life after he suffered failures. The film also won two National awards – the Best Malayalam film and the Best Screenplay.