Dhanush and Akshara Hassan's untitled movie took off recently without much fan fare. The shooting of the film has begun in Igatpuri, Maharashtra. The forthcoming movie is directed by R Balki of Paa and Cheeni Kum fame. The film marks the debut of Kamal Hassan's younger daughter Akshara Hassan. It is a romantic movie, which will be simultenously made in Hindi and Tamil.
Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be seen in an important role in the film. His son Abhishek Bachchan is producing the film on their home banner ABCL. Music Maestro Illayaraaja is composing the music and acclaimed cinematographer PC Sreeam is handling the camera department. According to reports, Dhanush will be seen in the role of a dumb, who dreams to become an actor. Akshara Hassan will play his love interest. The narration, like R Balki's earlier films, will be different. Meanwhile, Dhanush is also busy with his Tamil movies like Velaiyilla Pattathari directed by Velraj and KV Anand directorial Anegan.