It was reported earlier that Udhayanidhi will star in the Tamil remake of Malayalam hit Maheshinte Prathikaaram. The film will be helmed by ace director Priyadarshan. The film’s cast has almost been finalised. Official confirmation awaited.

Namitha Pramod will reprise Aparna Balamurali’s role from the original. Paravathi Nair will play Anushree’s character. M S Bhaskar and samuthirakani will be seen in important roles. Shooting for the film has commenced in Theni and Kumban.

Udhayanidhi’s saravanan Irukka bayamean released oer the summer and he is awaiting release of Ippadai Vellum and Podhuvaga Yen Manasu Thangam.