Malayalam actress Manju Warrier will make her Tamil film debut opposite Dhanush in the film Asuran.
Dhanush made the announcement on Twitter on Tuesday.
Warrier said she was excited to work with Dhanush and Vetrimaaran on the film. The actress was last seen in the Malayalam magnum opus Odiyan opposite Mohanlal.
Asuran will be directed by Vetrimaaran of Vada Chennai and Visaranai fame, and is reportedly based on the novel Vekkai by Poomani.
Dhanush had revealed the film’s first look in December.
Asuran is the actor’s fourth film with Vetrimaaran, after Pollathavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai.