Director Vetrimaaran and Dhanush have been associated with Vada Chennai for a long time now. The movie which was announced way back in 2011, went through some ups and downs. There was a lot of buzz around the film due to the successful past collaborations between Vetrimaaran and Dhanush. The duo worked together in Polladhavan and the National Award winning Aadukalam.
Vada Chennai which focusses on the life of people living in North Chennai, is about a national level carrom player. Besides Dhanush, the film features Samuthirakani, Aishwarya Rajesh and Andrea Jeremiah in pivotal roles. The film which is expected to release in September will have its trailer launch on July 28.
Music for the film is composed by Santhosh Narayanan. Vada Chennai is produced by Dhanush under his banner Wunderbar Films.