Simbhu was dancing for a song sequence at Pollachi for the film Silambattam. But due to his misfortune he sustained sprain injury in his ankle leading to the cancellation of the shooting. He was immediately rushed to a local hospital where he was administered treatment and was advised for the next couple of days. Silambattam is being produced under the banner of Lakshmi Movie Makers for whom it will be their 25th film. It is also going to be the directorial debut of cameraman Saravanan.
A new Mumbai model Sana Khan is doing the female lead. It is also going to be the directorial debut of cameraman Saravanan. In this film, Simbhu plays the role of Poojari of a local temple, who due to some circumstances takes law in his hands and punishes the baddies. . The star cast will also have Santhanam, Ganja Karuppu and Karunaas. Dhina has composed the music for this film.