Recently, there were reports that Asin was also one of the contenders to play female lead in Rajinikanth's next movie Kochadaiyaan. Reacting to this, she said, “I wish to work with Rajini... If I come across a good project I will certainly act (opposite him)." However, a section of people have raised their voices claiming that they object a Kerala girl acting in Tamil movie due to the ongoing Mullaperiyar Dam row.
Meanwhile, the makers of Kochadaiyaan have signed Sneha to play a key role in the forthcoming Tamil movie. The movie marks the directorial debut of Soundarya Rajinikanth.