Nanban 2012

Nanban Interesting Facts 

Silambarasan Rajendar was considered for the role which went to Jiiva.

Director Shankar assigned 500 painters in-order to paint an entire train for a song sequence and completed the painting work in a single day.

As of its release, Nanban holds the record for highest number of shows in a single day at Mayajaal multiplex in Chennai.

Suriya was considered as 2nd option for Vijay's role during getup problems of vijay when he was asked to do a short hair cut but he could not do at that time due to Velayutham shooting

During pre-production, Vijay Vasanth walked out of the film, but later rejoined.

The Song "Askku Laska" video has been inspired by Director Shanker's previous hit song videos, like Knaanam Knaanam Nokia from Anniyan, Sahana from Sivaji and Anda Kaaka konda Kari from Anniyan.

It is an official remake of three idiots the most successful film in Hindi industry

Director Atlee, who directed hit films as Raja Rani (2013), Theri (2015) and Mersal (2017) worked as Assistant Director for Shankar in this film. This acquainted him with Vijay who acted in Theri and Mersal.

Awards Won

Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards 2013

Winner Ananda Vikatan Cinema Award Best Actor Joseph Vijay
Winner Technical Awards Best Costume Designer Kunal Rawal Deepali Noor

Vijay Awards 2013

Winner Jury Award Entertainer of the year Joseph Vijay


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