As reported earlier Sun Pictures today officially announced the project with Superstar Rajinikanth.
Superstar Rajini and Shankar met with Kalanidhi maran of sun Pictures. Sun Pictures Chief Operating Officer Mr. W Hansraj Saxena and the cinematographer of the film Mr. Rathnavel were also present.
Global recession affected the Endhiran original budget of 120 crores. London-based producers Ayngaran International moved out, and the movie division of Sun TV Network Ltd stepped in to produce the film.
Mr. Rajinikanth said:
This is India’s biggest movie and I am very happy and honored to work with Sun Pictures and Mr Kalanithi Maran.