A film that created instant excitement among fans is the upcoming Don starring Sivakarthikeyan in the lead role, which had a formal pooja on Thursday at Coimbatore. With the production kicking off from today, pictures from the pooja are now doing the rounds on social media, with fans conveying their wishes to the team for the shooting to carry forward in a smooth manner. Being produced by Lyca Productions in association with Sivakarthikeyan’s SK Productions, Don is being directed by debutant Cibi Chakaravarthi, a former associate of blockbuster director Atlee', with the makers now dropping the big news that Cooku with Comali sensation Sivaangi has been roped in to star in the film in a pivotal role. 

Sivaangi has become a sensation in Tamil Nadu of late, especially after her ongoing stint in the hit Vijay TV cooking reality TV show, Cooku with Comali season 2. Her antics on the show have made her a darling and has garnered her a huge following among the youth and the elderly. Prior to Cooku with Comali, Sivaangi made a big name for herself by coming in as one among the finalists in Super Singer season 7. Sivaangi's addition to the Don cast will no doubt be a big boost as the film is looking to be high on energy and bound to be unlimited on fun amidst a college backdrop. 

Production on Don kicked off today at the KPR College in Coimbatore, with the first schedule set to carry forward at the location for the next few weeks. The upcoming fun college entertainer will see current heart-throb Priyanka Arul Mohan as the female lead, which is incidentally her second outing opposite Sivakarthikeyan after their Doctor, scheduled to hit theatres worldwide on March 26. In that light, director-actor SJ Suryah has been cast in Don in a vital role, with the plot said to be revolving between him and Sivakarthikeyan. The film includes a vibrant supporting cast that features names like Samuthirakani, Soori, Bala Saravanan, Munishkanth Ramadoss, RJ Vijay, with 'Rockstar' Anirudh Ravichander composing the music, who is landing one big project after another. 

Don also includes a talented technical team with cinematography being done by KM Bhaskaran of Vallinam and Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal fame, while the editing will be handled by Nagooran. Although no release date has been announced as yet, it is being said that Don is being planned to come out in theatres in the second half of this year.