His last movie was 'Paagan' in which he did a comedian role and was a hit. In Om Shanthi Om, the female lead is Neelam, from Tollywood.
The actor said that he did not know that he can do comedy roles and since he has proved it in Paagan, he is confident in doing it again. The movie is said to be for audiences both young and old. The movie is set for a summer release and shooting for the film will be in Kumbakonam.