Dhanush is one of the prolific actors in the Tamil film industry. He was last seen in Durai Senthilkumar's Pattaas and is currently waiting for the release of his upcoming film Jagame Thandhiram. Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the film's release has been postponed due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. Recently, Dhanush announced that he has signed his next film with director Selvaraghavan. On Pongal, Selvaraghavan unveiled the title and the first-look posters of his film with Dhanush. Titled Naane Varuven, the film is tipped to be a gangster drama. Now, reports suggest that Tamannaah has been approached to play the heroine in the film.