Director Venkat Prabhu has been busy with the shooting of his upcoming film, Maanadu. The polictical satire film stars Silambarasan in the lead role along with alyani Priyadarshan, SJ Suryah, Bharathiraja, SA Chandrasekhar, Premg and Karunakaran in supporting roles. The shooting of Maanadu began last year and was halted due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the last couple of months, Maanadu shooting resumed and is on the verge of being completed. Recently, Venkat Prabhu gave us an update regarding the shooting of Maanadu.
In a recent interaction, Venkat Prabhu said, "We only have the crowded portions left to be shot. Planning to wrap up the shoot in twelve to fifteen days." Th film is produced by Suresh Kamatchi, the film is expected to hit the theatres in Eid. Yuvan Shankar Raja is busy composing the film while Ekambaram cranks the camera. Maanadu is one of the most anticipated films this year. An official announcement regarding Maanadu's release date will be out in the coming months. Simbu also has Pathu Thala, which is the Tamil remake of Kannada film Mufti.