' Shastri House' was the venue for the shooting of a scene for the film 'UDAYA'. Present on the set was Simran and three hundred artistes dressed as lawyers. The scene was of Simran pleading with the lawyers to take up the case of her lover Udaya (Vijay) arrested for a crime he had not committed. The lawyers plead helplessness telling her that it was a hopeless case and that they didn't want to touch it. A furious and tearful Simran shouts at them telling them that her true lover would get him out of bars. Simran plays Vasanthi and Vijay is Udaya. Director Azhagarperumal canned the shots with Priyan cranking the camera.

While A. R. Rehman sets the music to Vairamuthu's lyrics, the dialogue is by novelist Sujata. Prabhakar designs the sets, while Suresh Urs does the editing. The supporting cast has Nasser, Rajesh, Vivek, 'Thalaivasal' Vijay, Bala, Singh, Kazan Khan, Shanti Williams, Delhi Ganesh and Producer V. Natarajan in a cameo role. A top actress from Bombay will be featuring in one of the song sequences. The film progressing at a fast pace in Chennai and Kuttralam. It is being produced by V. Natarajan under the banner ' Geethalaya Films'.