Ever since Chiyaan’s 52nd film title was revealed as Iru Mugan, There have been numerous reports that Chiyaan plays a RAW agent for one role and another one was widely reported to be a Transgender role. The Director Anand Shankar has recently rubbished those as rumors clarifying “No, Vikram is not playing a transgender”. The Director went on to add that but there was however another surprise to that role but one which he cannot reveal now.
The Arimba Nambi Director also gave a detailed insight into the film stating Iru Mugan is an action thriller based on International Espionage along the lines of a James Bond Film. This Chiyaan Starrer also features Nayanthara and Nithya Menon in lead roles while Harris Jayaraj scores Music.