Former Ad film maker and director Gautham Menon had recently come up with a semi-autobiographical film Surya s/o Krishnan. Earlier he made Gharshana with Venkatesh. At the moment he is making a Tamil film Chennaiyil Oru Mazhaikalam with Trisha and Satish. His first film Minnale in Tamil and Cheli in Telugu has been received well.
Sometime ago, Gautham Menon announced a film with Mahesh Babu titled Jessy, but it did not take off. According to Tollywood sources, Gautham is now said to be in talks with Allu Arjun for his next venture in Telugu. Allu Arjun is now busy with Arya 2 and an untitled film being directed by Gunasekhar.