Joining the second schedule shoots in Kerala, actor Aadhi had expressed his delight taking blessings from the Superstar, before kicking of the Kerala shoots.
Director Soundarya also has Deepika Padukone on board for Kochadaiyaan playing Rajini's heroine. Deepika infact did have to wait for a long time to join the Kochadaiyaan shoots. Full with Bollywood offers, she had kept aside 4 full days to shoot for the Rajini flick. Starting shoots as early as 10 am, the experience has been very different for the actress. As Kochadaiyaan is being shot using performance capture technology, most of the scenes are being filmed with actors wearing thick lycra suits, that facilitate facial expressions and body motions to be captured effectively. Director
Soundarya confirmed the completion of the 2nd schedule – Kerala shoots for Kochadaiyaan, passing on compliments for Deepika saying, "Hey guys. Back in Chennai after an awesome 2nd schedule in Kerala. Finished some good work.Was great working with Deepika☺she is such a darling."