Directed by Shankar, the movie was a remake of Hindi hit Three Idiots and it featured Vijay in the role played by Aamir Khan.
Besides Vijay, the movie has Jeeva, Srikanth, Ileana, Sathyaraj, S.J Suryah and Sathyan in key roles. Music was by Harris Jeyaraj.
The big news is that close on the heels of completing its 100th day, Nanban is all set for a premiere in a Tamil satellite channel. Sources say Nanban will be aired on 1 May in Vijay TV.
Vijay is currently shooting for Thuppaki, directed by A.R Murugadoss. His recent hit Velayudham was aired on Jaya TV recently.