Soorarai Pottru, directed by Sudha Kongara Prasad is based on the life of Air Deccan founder GR Gopinath. Suriya will essay the role of Nedumaran Rajangam aka Maara in Soorarai Pottru. The film will trace the journey of Maara who has high ambitions to start an aircraft company. The film also features Aparna Balamurali, Mohan Babu and Paresh Rawal in important roles. Jointly produced by Suriya and Guneet Monga, Soorarai Pottru will release in May 2020.