According to their reports, Santhanam has been signed to play the lead role that was essayed by Comedy actor Sunil that was directed by SS Rajamouli. The film is touted to be a wholesome family entertainer, which grossed huge collections in box office.
It is worth mentioning that Maryadha Ramana was remade in Hindi as Son of Sardar starring Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha in lead roles.
The makers are on the pursuit of finalising others in the star-cast and the shooting will kick-start by this August.
The officials of PVP Cinemas reaffirm that they never held any talks with Sivakarthikeyan pertaining to this project and Santhanam was their only choice from the very beginning.