Prabhu Deva and Hansika Motwani star in director Kalyaan’s Gulaebaghavali. ​T​he film is the name sake of an earlier MGR feature film where he goes on an adventure searching for a ​mystery ​flower to cure blindness.

Rumors say that the director has a flashback scene in the new version to connect the story to the 1955 film.​ ​ The 2017 edition will be an action adventure where actress Revathy plays an crucial role.

The film’s music is composed by Vivek Mervin​. A song featuring the lead duo was pictured recently in a set constructed at a cost of 2 crores. The film will release for Pongal alongside Thaana Serndha Kootam, Sketch and Kalakalappu 2.