Actor Arya was last seen in director Pa Ranjith's Sarpatta Parambarai, which premiered directly on Amazon Prime Video. The film went on to impress everyone and was declared a blockbuster. Arya was last seen in director Sundar C's Aranmanai 3, which was released in theatres. Now, Arya has signed his upcoming film with director Shakti Soundar Rajan of Teddy fame. The two will be joining hands for the second time. The makers released the film's title as Captain. The film's shoot commenced in Chennai and is progressing at a brisk pace.
Speaking about the film, director Shakti Soundar Rajan said, "The term ‘CAPTAIN’ is significant and relevant in many aspects of reality. From a sports team to any societal avenue, the term holds substantial prominence. It’s not a position but a character that plays a pivotal tool in accomplishing a mission by leading a team. Significantly, this factor will remain germane to the character that Arya plays in the movie. Titles have always played a strong part attributing over pulling crowds towards a film. Especially, during this flourishing realm of OTT platforms, which have permanently bridged the gap between countries, boundaries, and linguistic factors, titles are playing an important role in appealing to the interest of universal audiences. More than all, the movie has 100% element that will justify the reason behind having ‘Captain’ as the title.”