Athiyayam 6 is to hit the screens soon. Master Suresh who had acted in 215 films including Mouna Geethangal and My Dear Kutti Saathan is now directing this film. His name is now Suriyakiran. He turned director with Sathyam, produced by Nagarjuna. newcomer Harinath and Bala playing the lead roles. Kaveri, Kotta Srinivasa Rao, Rajan P Dev, Suman Shetty are also in the cast. It is titled Athiyayam 6 because the screenplay is structured with six chapters.
Each chapter would have a colour symbolizing the mood of the story. Chithiralselvan handles the cinematography while music is by Mohan Sithara, Arputhan and P C Sivan. The movie was shot in Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya and Vizag. Made simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil the film is being produced by Kalyani under the banner Midas Touch. Kalyani had acted in Tamil films like Kaasi and Samudram under the name Kaveri. Kalyani is also the wife of the director.