Udhayanidhi Stalin, producer and grand son of Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi, is making his debut as hero with the film Nanbenada which will be directed by Rajesh of Boss Engira Baskaran fame. The film will be a bi-lingual, Tamil and Telugu.
Director Rajesh is now in search of a heroine for the film. Shruthi Haasan has been contacted who has not yet given her consent. Sources say that Rajesh wants a senior actress like Trisha or Ileana opposite Stalin. A decision will be taken soon and the film will go on floors next month.
Stalin has recently produced Manmadan Ambu ( Manmadha Banam in Telugu) with Kamal Haasan and Trisha under his banner Red Giant Movies and directed by KS Ravi Kumar. He is also producing Ezham Arivu with Surya.