Vijay yesudas to play the role of police officer in 'Maari'. The play back singer had earlier acted in a Malayalam movie, Avan in 2010. In acting, this is his first tamil movie. Being a prominent play back singer in the south indian movie industry,he has sung more than 110 songs in tamil and had worked with almost all well known music directors in the industry.
Maari directed by Balaji have Dhanush and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead and the flick is produced jointly by Sarath Kumar, Radhika Sarathkumar and Listen Joseph under the banner of Wunderbar films. The music of the movie is done by Anirudh Ravichander.