In an interesting turn of events, it is being announced that Swedish actress Elli Avr Ram will be playing the female lead in Dhanush starrer Naane Varuven directed by Selvaraghavan. The film is now in its final stage of shoot, with the actress having a small but prominent role in the film.

Elli AvrRam has been a part of a few Bollywood films including Malang, and will be making her entry into the Southern industry with this film. Naane Varuven is produced by Kalaipuli S. Thanu.