Samuthirakani will be directing the Kannada version of Poraali. Kannada star Puneet Rajkumar has been signed up to play the lead role in this film. The other stars are yet to be signed up and Samuthirakani is working on it right now.
Poraali had Sasi Kumar and Allari Naresh in the lead roles with Swathi as the heroine. The film had a good reception at the box office and Puneet Rajkumar decided to take up the offer.