Later his assistant Manikandan completed the film.
On the eve of the release of Dham Dhoom, Jayam Ravi appealed to his fans to see the film in theatres only, to honour the late director.
Ravi requested his fans to stay away from piracy and asked them to come out with posters asking people to inform the special anti-piracy cell in case they come across anybody selling pirated CD or showing the film on cable channels. [an error occurred while processing this directive]
The film has Jayam Ravi opposite Kangana Ranaut and Lakshmi Rai, with Jayaram playing a negative role. Harris Jayaraj has composed the music for the film.