The shooting of Venkatesh starrer Naarappa is progressing briskly. Currently a lengthy action schedule was recently canned in Kurumlalai, Tamilnadu. This film is a remake of Dhanush and Manju Warrier starrer Asuran, which went on to become a superhit.
Amala Paul has joined the shooting of this film. She will essay the role which was done by Ammu Abhirami. Priyamani will be seen as Venkatesh's wife, this role was done by Manju Warrier in the original.
Srikanth Addala is directing this film. Presently Amala is shooting for a Hindi web show, which is being produced by Mahesh Bhatt's production company.