Gautham Menon the owner of Photon Kathaas directs this film with music by A.R Rahman. The shoot begins on mid 2012 after Vijay completes ‘Thuppaki’. ‘Yohan’ is the first of its kind (in South India) action thriller centering on a character that will be featured in a series of films (prequels and sequels). Yohan will be shot mostly in United Kingdom and the US. UK government also supports Yohan.