Kamal Hasan is writing and directing the film Marmayogi being produced by Pyramid Saimira. The film deals partly with a period story in flashback. Trisha and Shriya are playing the female leads.
As the title of the film suggests that some portions of the film may deal with spiritualism and mysticism. Venkatesh, who is known for his meditation and spiritual attitude, has agreed to play specially etched role in Marmayogi. According to reports, the same role will be played by Amitabh Bachchan in the Hindi version of the film.