Cast : Suriya, Shruthi Haasan, Johnny Tri Nguyen, Abhinaya, Avinash, Guinnes Pakru, Ashwin Kakumanu, Dhanya Balakrishna... Music Director : Harris Director : AR Murugadoss Producer : Udhayanidhi Stalin Written : AR Murugadoss Cinematography : Ravi K Editor : Anthony
Suriya was reported to play three characters; a circus artist, a scientist and a Buddhist monk, set inChina in the 14th century. Vietnamese actor Johnny Tri Nguyen was signed to play the antagonist, while Kannada actor Avinash was chosen for the role of Suriya's father. 1000 dancers were alloted for a song. A stunt sequence was shot at Binny Mills at Perambur, Chennai where Suriya went through an ankle injury due to which he was forced to take a 3 day rest. The first schedule of the film was completed in China. The film was supposed to be a period film set in the BC. A shot was taken in Ampa Skywalk Mall in Chennai and another one in Besant Nagar where Suriya was picturised riding an elephant. Suriya trained to get a six pack abs for a Kung Fu sequence within 16 days, following cinematographer Ravi K. Chandran's request.