Thennavattu is being produced under the banner E.L.K Productions. The film directed by Kadhir is progressing as per schedule and is likely to be completed soon. Jeeva is doing the lead role. After acting in a couple of Telugu films including one with Nagarjuna, Poonam Bajwa has been opted to do the female lead role. Poonam plays a college girl.
Recently a song was shot on the lead pair along with 30 dancers choreographed by Bobby at Madurai and Theni. The shoot was held at Chennai, Kumbhakonam, Araku Valley and Rajahmundry. Saikumar, Ravi Kale, Saranya and Rajan P. Dev are in the cast. Music is composed by Srikanth Deva. The role will be a refreshing change for Jeeva after the serious character he played in Kattradhu Tamil.