The Santhanam starrer Server Sundaram was launched in 2016. The movie which has been in the making for some time had its release date postponed a couple of times. But it will finally hit the screens on July 6, 2018.
The film which borrows its title from the 1964 Nagesh starrer, is not a remake of the film directed by K. Balachander. But it does have a connection with Nagesh, as his grandson Bijesh plays a supporitng role in the film.
Directed by Anand Balki, the film also features Vaibhavi Shandilya, Kitty, Mayilsamy and Radha Ravi in pivotal roles. Some prominent Chennai chefs are also rumoured to be doing cameos in the film. Music for the film is by Santhosh Narayanan and it is produced by J Selvakumar of Kenanya Films and Miraacle Movies Balachandar.