Arun Vijay has been in the industry for several decades. He had a new lease of life when he played the role of Victor in Thala Ajith's Yennai Arindhaal, directed by Gautham Menon. After Yennai Arindhaal's success, Arun Vijay has been quite careful in choosing his scripts. Right now, he has a slew of films at different stages of production. We had earlier reported that Arun Vijay has joined hands with director Hari, his brother-in-law. The film was tentatively titled AV 33 and was shot in Chennai, Palani, Karaikudi, Rameswaram, and Thoothukudi with an ensemble crew. The film is on the verge of completion.
The makers took to social media to reveal the title and the first look posters of AV 33. Going by the poster, the film has been titled Yaanai and it looks like a rustic village entertainer. In one poster, he can be seen smoking with a garland on his shoulder with a conch shell. Yaanai is also made in Telugu as Enugu. The makers unveiled the Telugu posters as well. The first look poster and the title were unveiled by Vijay Sethupathi, Arya, Shanthanu, Karthick Naren, and several other celebrities. Priya Bhavani Shankar will play the female lead in Yaanai.