In a recent television show, STR was shown a picture of Nayanthara and asked him to talk about the actress. STR said that during Vallavan time, there was a lip-lock poster which was intended as a good publicity but later it became bad press. When STR apologized to Nayanthara about the photo shoot gone negative, the actress told him that she will any extent to justify the vision of the director.
STR said that because of the right attitude and dedication, Nayanthara has achieved the Superstar status in Tamil cinema. STR is presently busy with the shoot of Mani Ratnam’s multistarrer film with Arvind Swamy, Vijay Sethupathi, Arun Vijay, Aditi Rao Hydari , Jyothika, Aishwarya Rajesh and others.