Rajinikanth is playing his real life role on the screen for the film, while Jagapathi Babu is playing another key role in Telugu version. Nayantara and Mamta Mohandas were selected as heroines in the movie. Mamta's role in the film is a film director in this movie.
It is now known whether Mamta might wield the megaphone in real life at a latter date or not but she got the chance to shout, 'Lights On, Start, Camera, Action' on the screen. [an error occurred while processing this directive]