Simbu dons the role enacted by Salman Khan in the original. The movie has Telugu actress Richa Gangopadhyaya playing the female lead and directing the flick is Dharani.
The Munni item number in Tamil was still to be canned though the shooting was completed for talkie portions and other songs. Search was on for a popular actress to shake her legs. Nayantara and Shriya Saran were approached.
Finally Mallika Sherawat has agreed to apear in the song with Simbu. She has been reportedly paid a huge sum for it.