It is 12 years of Polladhavan. Let’s look at 7 facts about the film.
1. It is Vetrimaran’s first film as a director and also the first of his many collaborations with Dhanush.
2. Kannada actor Kishore made his debut with this film and also became a regular in Vetrimaran’s films.
3. Kajal Aggarwal and Poonam Bajwa were the first choice heroines before Divya Spandana was signed.
4. The film was remade in Telugu , Kannada , Sinhalese and Bengali languages.
5. The title of the film was the same as Rajini’s 1980 superhit. The film also had a remix of the song Engeyum Eppothum from Ninaithale Inikum which starred Kamal and Rajini.
6. While Karunas was part of this film his son Ken Karunas was part of the 2019 superhit Asuran. Thus Vetrimaran had directed both the father and the son.
7. It is inspired by the real life bike theft which happened to Vetrimaran’s friend Andrew.
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