The film Mallanna, starring Vikram and Shriya Saran and directed by Susi Ganeshan, is finally releasing on Sankranthi day in January 2009. Originally, this film was planned to be released in the summer of 2008. But because of inexplicable hassles, the film’s shooting got delayed. The post-production is now in progress.
At present, Vikram is in Kochi, Kerala shooting for Mani Ratnam’s tri-lingual film Ashokavanam, which has Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai in the lead roles.