Vimal and Anoop are the heroes of this film. Kajal Agarwal’s sister Nisha Agarwal and Parvathi are the heroines of this film.
Apart from them Santhanam, Pragathi, Yuvarani, Vibu and T.V Rao are also starring in this film. Shekar V Joseph is handling the camera while Thamman is composing the music for the lyrics penned by Na.Muthukumar, Thamarai and Vivega. Prem Nissar who has written the screenplay and dialogues is directing the film. While speaking about this film, he said, ” We are remaking the Telugu film Emanidi Ee Vela in Tamil with the title Ishtam. Vimal who was so far donning the role of a village guy will be donning a modern city guy in this film. The shooting of this film will be completed in one schedule.”