The film began production in
Chennai during early July 2015 and an introductory song for
Vijay was shot in the city, followed by scenes featuring the
actor and Samantha on the East Coast Road. Hollywood action
choreographer Kaloyan Vodenicharov worked with the team to
help shoot the climax portions for the film. Poor climatic
conditions in China meant that the team had to abandon their
idea of filming sequences there and instead opted to shoot
Sets were erected in a factory in Chennai to shoot the
climax scenes, with stunt choreographer Kaloyan Vodenicharov
recruited to help train artistes and film the sequences.
Theri has been wrapped up on January and the film is gearing
up for a grand summer release.