Dhanush recently wrapped up the dubbing work of his upcoming film Karnan, directed by Mari Selvaraj. The film, produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu under V Creaeatres on April 9 amid much expectations. After wrapping up the dubbing of Karnan, Dhanush took part in the bhoomi pooja of his new house in Poes Garden in Chennai. That night, he was spotted at the Chennai International Airport with his wife Aishwaryaa Dhanush and kids Yatra and Lingaa. Dhanush and his family flew to the US to take part in the shooting of his second Hollywood film The Gray Man.
The Gray Man, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, is based on a novel written by Mark Greaney. In a recent interaction, Mark opened up about Dhanush's role. He said, "It is facinating to me that they cast an Indian actor Dhanush, whom I am not familiar with. I assume he plays one of head of the kill team that is after Court Gentry (played by Ryan Gosling). " He also added thatt he was surprised Dhanush's stardom. He wrote, "I have some 6000 followers on Twitter and it is nothing special. Then Dhanush followed me on Twitter, the Indian actor who is going be in 'The Gray Man'. I was like wow he is following me and he has some 9.7 million followers. He is a very big deal."