Radio jockey turned RJ Balaji tried his hands at comedy and went on to do 25 odd films including Mani Ratnam's Kaatru Veliyidai. He then decided to become a writer with LKG and subsequently a director with Mookuthi Amman. Both films were profitable and enjoyed widely by the audience. He is currently working on Veetla Viseshanga, which is the official Tamil remake of the Hindi blockbuster film, Badhaai Ho. The Hindi film starred Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, and Gajraj Rao in lead roles. The shooting of the Tamil remake was progressing at a brisk pace in Coimbatore. RJ Balaji revealed the same while commentating for a Chennai Super Kings match on Star Sports Tamil.
The latest update is that the shooting of Veetla Viseshanga has been wrapped up on September 28. The makers had planned to wrap up the entire film in a single schedule and shot for 40 days continuously. Reportedly, comedian Yogi Babu was roped in to do a cameo in the film. A photo of RJ Balaji and Yogi Babu from the film's sets was doing the rounds on social media. RJ Balaji announced that the film will release in 2022 and will be one of the best family entertainers. Aparna Balamurali has been signed on to reprise Sanya Malhotra's role while Sathyaraj and Oorvashi are playing Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao's roles.