Dhanush made his debut In the Hindi film titled Raanjhanaa. This film was directed by Anand L Rai. A R Rahman had composed the music for this film. After this film, Dhanush started concentrating in Hindi films. He was waiting for a suitable story.
There was news that Balki will be directing a film that will have Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan in the cast. This news was not officially announced.
Now Dhanush has confirmed this news. He has mentioned, “I am very proud to act with Amitabh Bachchan. Ilayaraja is composing the music while P C Sriram will be handling the camera. I have been signed for the film which is to be directed by Balki.” He did not mention that whether Akshara Haasan is acting in the film.
Balki had earlier directed Cheeni Kum and Paa. Shahrukh Khan was supposed to do the role which Dhanush is donning now.