Selva Raghavan is one of the most versatile film-makers in Tamil cinema. He has built a separate fan base through his typical writings. Through his films Kadhal Kondein, Pudhupettai, 7/G rainbow Colony, Aayirathil Oruvan, Yaaradi Nee Mohini it is evident that he changed the way of storytelling and we can witness peculiar characters in all his movies. Selva is currently busy with three projects which are yet to release - Nenjam Marappathillai featuring Sj. Suryah and Regina, Mannavan Vanthanadi starring Santhanam, NGK starring Suriya.
Mannavan Vanthanadi starring Santhanam is a romantic drama directed by Selva starring Santhanam and Aaditi Pohankar, music composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja. This particular project is bankrolled by Shushant Prasad. It is said that the film department has received a stay order from Radiance Media owned by Varun Manian.
Mannavan Vanthanadi release has been halted as the producer ran out into financial troubles, who turned out to sell the film rights to other production houses. Because this film department has received legal notice. The entire rights are with the Radiance Media. Shushant has clear all his debts in order to sell the film rights, said by Radiance Media official spokesperson.