Vada Chennai (lit. North Chennai) is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language action romance film written and directed by Vetrimaran. Dhanush plays the role of a armature carrom player. Produced as a trilogy by A. Subaskaran's Lyca Productions and Dhanush's Wunderbar Films with Vetrimaran's Grass Root Film Company, it features Dhanush in the lead role with Samuthirakani, Aishwarya Rajesh and Andrea Jeremiah in other key roles. The film had been in the news since late 2009 with an official announcement only made in November 2011 that the filming would commence by March 2012. After being temporarily shelved, the film re-materialised in May 2015 with a new cast; production started in June 2016, ending in February 2018.